NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007 / 05:45 PM
SUBJECT:MAN KILLED IN HAMILTON HILL SHOOTING

Detectives are investigating the shooting death of a 21-year-old city man that occurred just before 1:30 this afternoon on Hamilton Street in front of Jerry Burrell Park.

Officers responded to a shooting call at that location and found an unresponsive Xavier McDaniel, Jr. slumped in the passenger seat of his parked sedan with a visible gunshot wound to his chest. McDaniel was treated at the scene by Schenectady Fire Department paramedics and transported to St. Clare’s Hospital where he died shortly after arriving.

Two black males (no further description given) were seen running from the scene after the shots were fired.