Albany Police: man arrested in shooting after foot pursuit
ALBANY, NY (WRGB) A 23 year old Watervliet man was arrested in connection to a Monday evening shooting.
Polices ay at around 7:00 PM Monday, officers responded to the 300 block of First Street after hearing what they thought was a gunshot.
There Police say they saw a man running down first street with a handgun in his hand.
Investigators say after a brief foot pursuit, police took Shayquan Deans into custody. Police say they also recovered a loaded .380 handgun.
The victim was located shortly after the incident at Albany Memorial Hospital being treated for a gunshot wound to the leg.
Deans has been charged with attempted murder along with criminal possession of a firearm, and criminal use of a firearm.
He was arraigned in the Albany City Criminal Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail.