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Sentencing in Albany Residential Break-In and Shooting Case

Albany County District Attorney David Soares



Press Release

February 27, 2020



   Sentencing in Albany Residential 

Break-In and Shooting Case


ALBANY, NY - District Attorney P. David Soares announced today that QUINTIN BROWN, 44, of Troy, was sentenced to 18 ½ years in State Prison, to be followed by 5 years of Post-Release Supervision, before the Honorable Thomas A. Breslin in Albany County Supreme Court this morning.

BROWN previously pleaded guilty to (1) Count of Burglary in the First Degree, a Class B Violent Felony.

On January 26, 2019, at approximately 9:30 A.M., at a residence on Yardboro in the City of Albany, BROWN did unlawfully enter the residence of a female acquaintance. While unlawfully inside the residence, BROWN fired multiple rounds from a firearm and caused physical injury to a victim by striking him in the head with the weapon.

Assistant District Attorneys Caroline Murray and Matthew Schrantz of the Special Victims Unit handled the prosecution of this case.

For more information please contact Cecilia Walsh at (518) 275-4710 or [email protected]