Gunman opens fire on Albany police
Mon, 08 Aug 2011 01:04:06 GMT —
Some tense moments for Albany police Saturday when a man they were trying to apprehend opened fire.
It happened at 1625 Pineview Avenue around three in the morning Saturday.
29-year-old Anderson Williams has been arrested in the case.
A witness told police Williams was walking around the neighborhood looking for a fight.
While the officer was there, he spotted Williams walking down the street.
Williams disappeared for a moment, the officer then heard a single gunshot.
The report states Williams opened fire on a group of people on Pineview.
Williams then started walking towards the officer and fired another shot.
Williams disappeared again, but officers found him under a Ford Explorer and took him into custody and charged him with five counts of aggravated assault.
The report also stated alcohol was a factor.