Albany man charged with attempted murder

November 07, 2016 12:30 PM

ALBANY - A 63-year-old Albany woman is in critical condition at Albany Medical Center.

The person police say put her there is charged with attempted murder.

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Gerard Burks, 38, is accused of assaulting the woman outside the South Mall Towers on South Pearl Street early Saturday morning, causing injuries to her head and torso.

He was sent to the Albany County Jail.


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