Psychiatric patient prompts police activity in Albany

February 25, 2018 06:30 PM

NewsChannel 13 has gotten many questions into our newsroom asking about heavy police activity near Albany Medical Center on Sunday afternoon.

Police say a patient left the Captial District Psychiatric Center and locked himself in a room inside the Hilton across the street from the hospital.

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He was unarmed and eventually taken into custody. He is being returned to the CDPC.


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