Incident

4-17-2024 New York Albany 1-1

Location

April 17, 2024

N Main Ave and Western Ave
Albany, New York

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Ofc. Jonathan Damphier
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Ameil Olayeni
  • Age: 28
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator suicide at standoff
  • Ghost gun

Notes

APD officer conducting traffic stop when he was shot by the suspect using ghost gun. LEO returned fire, grazing suspect; Suspect died via self inflicted gsw.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 20
State Senate District: 46
State House District: 109