Police: Toddler injured in Troy shooting


UPDATE: Police say a 2-year-old boy was injured in a shooting Friday night, in the area of 9th Street and Middleburgh Street.

The toddler was inside a vehicle, and was struck in the hand by a bullet that went through his hand and into the car's interior.

He was treated at the scene and transported to a hospital for additional treatment.

Police say the investigation into the incident remains active, and so far indicates that the shooting was not a random act of violence -- that the vehicle that was struck was the intended target.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to call the Troy Police Department Detective Bureau at 518-270-4402.


TROY, N.Y. (WRGB) - Troy police say a 2-year-old child was injured in a Friday night shooting.

Police say the incident happened in the area of 9th Street and Middleburgh Street.

Police say the child suffered a hand injury. It's unclear if that injury is from bullets or glass.

It's not known how many people may have been involved in the incident. Nobody is in custody.

Detectives and crime technicians are on scene investigating.

This is a developing story. Check back for additional details as they come in.

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