Cohoes Police say suspicious death is a homicide, identify victim


COHOES -- Cohoes Police say a suspicious death Friday night in the city has been ruled a homicide.

Police say Johni Dunia, 17, was shot fatally at the southern end of the bike path that runs parallel to Central Avenue.

Mayor Morse and the police department said the incident appears to be isolated to the people involved, and they do not see a direct threat to the general public.

Anyone with information relating to the incident is asked to call the Cohoes Police Detective Bureau at (518) 233-2146 or the confidential tip line at (518) 233-2161.

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