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Sentencing in Grand Street Murder

Albany County District Attorney David Soares



Press Release

April 9, 2018



Sentencing in Grand Street Murder





ALBANY, NY – District Attorney P. David Soares announced today that RICHARD QUINN, 64, of Albany, was sentenced to 25 years to Life in State Prison, before the Honorable William A. Carter in Albany County Court this morning. 

On January 25, 2018, QUINN was found guilty after a jury trial of (1) Count of Murder in the Second Degree, a Class A-1 Felony.

A jury found that on June 25, 2017, at approximately 1:00 AM, in the area of Grand Street and Madison Avenue in the City of Albany, QUINN caused the death of Marc Douglas by stabbing him several times following a verbal dispute. 

Bureau Chief Eric Galarneau and Assistant District Attorney Shadi Masri of the Financial Crimes Unit handled the prosecution of this case.

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