Man shot in leg in Newburgh


NEWBURGH – City Police in Newburgh are investigating the latest shooting incident, this one resulting in a 23-year-old Newburgh man being shot in the leg.

Police responded to 69 South Street for shots fired, following a Shot Spotter activation just before 9 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8.

Officers were later directed to Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital where the victim was located. He was admitted in stable condition, with non-life-threatening injuries.

City police are investigating this incident along with the Orange County Sheriff’s and District Attorney’s Offices.

Anyone with information is asked to call the detective division of Newburgh City Police at 845-569-7509. Calls may remain anonymous.

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