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News Brief Gunman Opens Fire in New York Gay Bar

News Brief: Gunman Opens Fire in New York Gay Bar

by Aaron Shepard

News Brief Gunman Opens Fire in New York Gay Bar

News Brief:  Gunman Opens Fire in New York Gay Bar

Around 2 am on Thanksgiving Day, police arrived at Rocks, a gay nightclub in Albany, New York where two men and two women were hot inside.

Albany police spokesman Steve Smith provided further detail, “Two males and two females sustained a gunshot would inside the bar.  One male later died at Albany Medical Center hospital as a result of his injuries the three other victims all sustained non-life-threatening injuries.”

The shooter is still on the loose, but Smith assured the community “this was an isolated incident” and not an attack on the LGBTQ community.

Rocks bar owner says this is the first shooting at the bar and that there was ample security.  He has since handed over surveillance footage to the police.   

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