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Monroe High student shot during card game

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June 9, 2008

Albany-  A teenagers card game ends in gunfire on Albany's south side.

Seventeen year old Brandon Edwards told police he was playing cards with several friends in the 1100 block of West Whitney Avenue early Monday morning when an guy approached him and asked if his name was "Creekside".

 Edwards told him yes and the man kept walking, but then turned and yelled hey, before he fired a shot at Edwards.

The bullet hit him in his arm pit. Edwards was treated at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

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