Police investigate weekend shootings in Poughkeepsie

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Police outside the S. Clinton Street entrance to 464 Main Street

POUGHKEEPSIE – Three shooting incidents were reported overnight Saturday into early Sunday in the City and Town of Poughkeepsie.

One person sustained a gunshot wound to the neck on Saturday evening and another individual was detained by the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department.

Minutes after 8 p.m. on November 12, 2022, City of Poughkeepsie 911 dispatched officers to 464 Main Street for a report of a person suffering from a gunshot wound.

According to radio communications, officers located a victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the neck.

Shortly after the victim was located, officers broadcast that a subject possibly involved in the incident had been detained by police.

Meanwhile, shortly after midnight Sunday morning, Town of Poughkeepsie Police responded to 51 Alda Drive in Arlington for a report of a person with a gunshot would to the head. The victim was rushed to MidHudson Regional Hospital for treatment.

At around 3:30 Sunday morning, City Police were called to 189 Church Street for a report of two people shot in the legs with EMS responding to care for the wounded.