POUGHKEEPSIE – City of Poughkeepsie police responded to multiple reports of gunfire in the area of 71 Garden Street at 1:05 a.m. on Thursday. Officers located a 16-year-old male in the foyer of 71 Garden Street with an apparent gunshot wound to his arm. Captain Rich Wilson said his officers...
16 y/o @ 1:05 a.m. At first I thought he was just getting up early for school. Maybe studying for a big test or something. But then I read the full article. Not a city resident. Probably just an ambitious young man working a night job helping support his family.
Just another 'misunderstood YOOT', trying to get his life together.
I hear he; 'always tryin' makin' peeples laughin', an' di'int deserves to be's killt! Dees peeples wid all dees guns is bad for our yoots, how dey 'posed to makes a livin'??