Bronx man sentenced for Watervliet burglary

Tyshawn Walker Tyshawn Walker | Photo: Albany County D.A.'s Office.

March 20, 2017 03:44 PM

WATERVLIET - A Bronx man was sentenced Monday for a burglary in Watervliet.

Tyshawn Walker, 22, received 7 ½ years in prison.

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Back on December 29, 2015, Walker broke into an apartment on 24th Street in Watervliet. When police arrived, he dropped items stolen from the home and fled the scene.

Police caught up with him a short time later, hiding in a nearby backyard.


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