Poughkeepsie Man Shot, Police Search For Shooter
A 19-year old Poughkeepsie man was shot Wednesday afternoon.
At approximately 2:25 p.m. Wednesday, City 911 received a report of a man shot in the area of 6 Harrison Street in the City of Poughkeepsie.
Officers arrived on the scene and found a 19-year old man, who had suffered one gunshot wound to the leg. His wound was not life-threatening.
The victim stated that an unknown man exited a vehicle and shot at him.The vehicle was described as a light blue Hyundai.
The victim was transferred by ambulance to an area hospital.
Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department's confidential Tip Line at (845) 451-7577.