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April 17, 2007

Albany - Albany Police say a hotspot for entertainment is turning into a hot spot for crime. On Tuesday, Police Chief James Younger told city commissioners that since Boxer's opened in its new location on Dawson Road, police responded to 180 calls.

They've arrested more than 90 people, including two after a shooting there a few weeks ago. He says other arrests have come from open containers, disorderly conduct, and drug activity.

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