Friday night, Albany police say a man was shot at the Ezra Prentice apartments. Saturday, they clarified the man had shot himself in the leg accidentally.
He was taken to Albany Med with non-life threatening injuries.
The apartments are located in Albany’s south end off south Pearl Street. Residents say they did not hear gunshots and were surprised at the scene outside their homes.
There was a large police presence in Albany’s south end off south Pearl Street in the Ezra Prentice apartments.
Our onscene reporter said evidence technicians were present as well.