BERLIN, N.Y. – An officer involved shooting took place in the Town of Berlin Sunday night, and the New York State Police are investigating.
A man who was being sought for questioning in an earlier criminal investigation being conducted by the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office was confronted by State Police who subsequently shot and killed the man around 7:30 p.m.
The shooting took place in the area of Cowdry Hollow Road about a mile outside the town center near Route 22.
The suspect’s name has not been released pending an investigation.
State Police Latham will be holding a press conference at 10 a.m. Monday to provide more information about the incident.