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DATE/TIME: Saturday, August 28th, 2004 / 04:45 PM
SUBJECT:MAN SHOT OUTSIDE OF THE DUANE LOUNGE @ 353 DUANE AVE.

Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred outside of The Duane Lounge (353 Duane Avenue) at about 1:20 this morning.

Dante Shaw, 22, of Schenectady, was involved in a fist fight with another man. During the fight, a third man walked up to Shaw and shot him in the side with a handgun. The shooter then ran from the scene.

Shaw was treated at the scene by Schenectady Fire Department paramedics and then transported to Albany Medical Center. His injury is not believed to be life-threatening.

The suspect is described as a short black male w/ dark skin, who was wearing a black shirt (no further description given to police). He has not been located.