Police identify Cobleskill shooting victim

July 12, 2019 12:18 PM

State police have identified the victim in a Schoharie County homicide investigation. They say 50-year-old Timothy Oldorff of Cobleskill died after being shot in the back of his head.

The shooting happened early Thursday morning on Lamont District Road in Cobleskill. Oldorff was airlifted to Albany Medical Center where he later died.

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A 17-year-old person is being held in the Schoharie County Jail. The suspect us facing assault and weapons charges, but that is likely to change.


Chris Rooney

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