ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — An Albany man has been arrested in connection with last week’s shooting on Second Street in Albany.
Albany Police arrested 33-year-old Oshapha Murray on Friday evening after officers stopped him on Myrtle Avenue and say they found him in possession of a loaded 9m handgun, heroin, and ecstasy pills.
Police say Murray approached two men on the 300 block of Second Street on Tuesday September 13, and mugged them while displaying a firearm. During the theft, police say Murray shot one of the men in the leg.
Murray was arrested on multiple weapons and drug charges. He was also cited for using a mobile phone while driving.
Murray was arraigned in Albany City Criminal Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail.