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Arrest Made in North Lake Avenue Homicide

Albany, NY

On Saturday, December 23, 2023 around 12:40 p.m., officers responded to a residence on the 100 block of North Lake Avenue for reports of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located 74-year-old Charles Gaddy with multiple stab wounds.

The victim, was treated on scene by emergency medical personnel and pronounced deceased.

Shortly after the call, Vanesia Brundage,40, of Albany, was located in the area of Second Street and Judson Street by responding officers and subsequently identified as the suspect in the homicide. She was taken into custody without incident.

Brundage has been charged with Murder 2nd.

She was arraigned this morning in Albany City Criminal Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail.