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Lansingburgh homicide leaves quiet community on edge

WNYT Staff
Created: September 17, 2019 06:18 PM

LANSINGBURGH - A quiet neighborhood in Lansingburgh is reeling, rocked by a homicide.

A 19-year-old African-American woman was shot dead at the corner of 4th Avenue and 111th Street Tuesday morning. Police say she is not from the area.

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They cannot release her identity yet, because her family needs to be notified.

Right now, police don't think the crime was random.

All roads in the area have since reopened.

Anyone with information is asked to call (518) 270-4421.

Hear from concerned neighbors by watching the video of Emily Burkhard's story.


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