Friday night shooting sends one to hospital (VIDEO)

POUGHKEEPSIE – A man was shot in the leg on Friday night in the vicinity of Garden and Mill Streets.  Police and City of Poughkeepsie firefighters located the victim, conscious and alert, in the municipal parking lot at Garden and Mill Streets at approximately 7:35 p.m. on March 17, 2023.

Investigating officers were searching the area of the stairwell on the northeast corner of the Financial Parking Deck for evidence.  The victim, it appears, may have been shot near the parking deck and then traveled across Garden Street to the location where first responders found him.

The victim was transported to a local hospital by Mobile Life Support Services personnel.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department confidential TIPS LINE at 845-451-7577.