With a jury in place, the trial of 28 year old Mohammed Morshed got underway today in Columbia County Court. Morshed is accused of shooting to death 19 year old Inderly InStinfil of Philmont, last June on Fairview Avenue in Hudson.
Video of opening remarks from Lance Wheeler:
Original press release, issued by Hudson Police after the murder in 2018
Press Release – Murder City of Hudson
This evening at 8:18pm Columbia County 911 received a call from a citizen who stated that there was a man with a gun in the vicinity of 20 Fairview Avenue and that another man had been shot.
A 19 year old man suffering a gunshot wound to his neck was seen getting into a taxi and left the scene. He was located at Columbia Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his injury. His name is being withheld at this time pending family notification.
HPD, NY State Police, and Columbia County Sheriff units are at the scene and an investigation is underway.
A PERSON OF INTEREST has been identified….
Police would like to locate MOHAMMED H. MORSHED, 27 yrs old, of Fairview Avenue, Hudson relative to this incident. He is allegedly driving a black 2013 BMW model 525, NY plate number HWL-3050. He may be in possession of a silver handgun.
MORSHED should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information regarding this case or the location of MORSHED are encouraged to call Hudson City Police detectives at (518) 828-3388.