Albany man accused of shooting 15-year-old child

These are the guns police say they recovered. These are the guns police say they recovered. | Photo: Albany Police Department.

WNYT Staff
Updated: October 19, 2020 05:37 PM
Created: October 19, 2020 05:23 PM

An Albany man is charged with shooting a 15-year-old child early Monday morning.

Police say it happened around 1 a.m. at Hamilton and Ontario streets.

Officers were already in the area, and arrested 18-year-old Jordan Latimer after a brief foot chase.

Police also say they recovered a .45 caliber and 9mm handgun.

Latimer faces several charges, including attempted murder.

The 15-year-old victim was taken to Albany Med with abdomen injuries and is expected to be okay.

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