Thursday, November 8, 2018



Poughkeepsie shooting victim dies

POUGHKEEPSIE – A man who was shot in the City of Poughkeepsie early Monday morning has died.

Jaquain Johnson, 20, was taken to MidHudson Regional Hospital for treatment of a gunshot wound. City Police said he died Tuesday afternoon. An autopsy conducted by the Dutchess County Medical Examiner’s Office determined he died of a single gunshot wound to the chest.

Johnson was found wounded and lying in the middle of the westbound lanes on the arterial highway.

Anyone with information on this shooting or any other shooting is asked to call the City of Poughkeepsie Police at 845-451-7577.


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