BREAKING: Man shot in head in Poughkeepsie, suspect on the run

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POUGHKEEPSIE – A man has been taken to a Poughkeepsie hospital after sustaining a gunshot wound to the head while near the intersection of Main and N. Clinton Streets just after 6:00 pm Monday.

Police are reporting that the suspected gunman is a black male, approximately 6 feet tall wearing a winter jacket with fur on it.  The suspect is also reported to be wearing grey sweatpants with “Champion” on them, wearing black and red sneakers.  The suspect was last seen fleeing north on Clinton Street.

A heavy police presence is in the area and a crime scene has been established.