3 shot outside bar; 1 in critical condition
Three people were shot over the weekend outside a bar in this Greene County town, and one was hospitalized in critical condition, state police said Monday.
The shooting took place about 2:40 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot at the 21B Sports Bar and Lounge on U.S. Route 9W in New Baltimore, police said.
Police said the shooting happened during a party at the bar that was attended by about 100 people, mostly from the Capital District.
An argument broke out inside the bar and spilled into the parking lot, leading to the shooting, police said.
Two men and one woman were shot, and all three were taken to Albany Medical Center, police said. They said two of the victims were treated for wounds that were not life-threatening but the third was in critical condition, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
The names of the people who were shot were not provided by police, and no arrests were reported.
State police are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call their Bureau of Criminal Investigation at the Catskill barracks, (518) 622-8600.