Albany police charge 10 people in weekend mass shooting

Albany police have arrested 10 people in connection with a mass shooting on Saturday in the area of The Lounge on North Lake Avenue.

They also say two 9mm handguns were found inside the building.

Seven people were shot. One person died.

The people who were arrested are:

  • Michael McDermott, 29, of Troy
  • Jasmine Torres, 31, of Troy
  • Ashley St. John, 33, of Schenectady
  • Shalaeko Banks, 34, of Albany
  • Eric Patel, 34, of Ballston Spa
  • Robert Stallings, 35, of Troy
  • Victor Gonzalez, 43, of Troy
  • Jacqueline Gonzalez, 47, of Troy
  • Carmen Guzman, 47, of Troy
  • David Bridges, 54, of Troy

All 10 people have been arraigned. They are each charged with two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and one count of third-degree criminal possession of a weapon.