Gunshots in Monticello injure one just hours after homicide


MONTICELLO – Less than 48 hours after a fatal shooting in Monticello, police are investigating a Monday morning shooting that injured one person.  The 2:10 a.m. shooting on August 9, occurred at the intersection of Liberty and Cottage Streets in the vicinity of John Crawford Senior Housing.

State Troopers say that multiple shots were fired and at least one person was injured in the latest act of violence.

The incident remains under investigation.  Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact the New York State Police at 845-344-5300.