Third murder charge issued in Paige Street shooting

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Schenectady Police Department has made another arrest in connection to a fatal shooting on Paige Street.

Sheiquan Parker (Schenectady PD)
Sheiquan Parker (Schenectady PD)

Carlos Figueroa, 26, was found shot and laying on the ground in the area of Paige Street and Strong Street on Monday, February 16. He was later pronounced dead at Ellis Hospital.

Schenectady police arrested Sheiquan Parker, of Albany, and charged the 22 year old with Murder in the Second Degree. He is the third person to be charged with murder in Figueroa’s death.

Carlson Nunes and Yunis Johnson were the first and second person, respectively, to be arrested and charged.

Police said the investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

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