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Shooting and stabbing in Albany on Friday

By Wainwright Jeffers - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) – An Albany teenager was shot Saturday night and investigators are trying to piece together exactly what happen.

Just after eleven, 17-year-old Jawaski Kennedy was shot in the shoulder in the 1400 block of Avalon Avenue.

Kennedy faced non-life threatening injuries.

Albany Police did collect evidence at the scene and told us they are still looking for the gunman.

APD was also called to the scene of a stabbing early Saturday morning.

The victim told officers that just before five o'clock two men robbed him with a knife at Rumor's Lounge on Thornton Drive.

The victim said a suspect cut him with the knife and took an undisclosed amount of money.

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