Schenectady man dies after shooting

Schenectady man dies in shooting

Schenectady man dies in shooting

A Schenectady man is dead after a shooting.

Police responded to the area of Lincoln Avenue near Steuben Street at about 8:50 p.m. on Tuesday for a report of a person shot. Officers found the man, Usman Pirzada, 21, with a gunshot wound.

They also recovered several shell casings, police said.

Pirzada died at Albany Medical Center on Wednesday morning.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Schenectady Police Department tips line at 518-788-6566.