Albany Police: Woman shot in the head dies from injuries

Woman shot on Christmas Day has died

Woman shot on Christmas Day has died

The woman who was shot in the head on Christmas morning has died from her injuries, Albany Police said Tuesday.

At around 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 25, officers responded to a residence on the 700 block of State Street for reports of a shooting. They found 23-year-old Sky Lemmons-Dixon with a gunshot wound to her head.
She was treated on scene and transported to Albany Medical Center.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Albany Police Detective Division at 518-462-8039. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Capital Region Crime Stoppers at or by downloading the free P3 Tips mobile app.