POUGHKEEPSIE – City of Poughkeepsie police are investigating a Monday afternoon shooting at Kaal Rock Park. The 2:00 p.m. incident resulted in one man sustaining a gunshot to the foot.
As police were responding to the park for the report of shots fired, they were updated by City 911 that a shooting victim was transported to Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) in a private vehicle. Detectives responded to the hospital and located an uncooperative 27-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his foot.
Crime scene technicians searched the park and found a vehicle with several bullet holes. The vehicle was impounded as part of the investigation.
Police are asking for anyone with information regarding this incident to call the confidential tip line at 845-451-7577.