Another shooting in Newburgh

(photo by Bob McCormick)

NEWBURGH – There has been another shooting in Newburgh. City and State Police converged on the area at Recreation Park for a report of a person being shot.

A basketball tournament had been held there during the day and as night fell Sunday, police searched the area for any shell casings or other evidence.

A victim was reported to have been taken to Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital. The person’s condition was not immediately known.

Police scour the area for evidence (photo: Bob McCormick)

As word of the incident spread across the community, crowds formed at the hospital with police keeping the peace there.

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