8-year-old struck in head after Friday night shooting

8-year-old struck in head after Friday night shooting
(Source: MGN Online)
(Source: MGN Online)

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany police are investigating a shooting that happened around 10:45 p.m. Friday night.

Units responded to 515 Willard Avenue in reference to shots fired.

Officers said unknown black males in a dark colored Ford Expedition drove by and fired two shots into the home.

8-year-old Jacques Sheard Jr. was struck in the right side of his head.

EMS responded to the scene and transported Sheard Jr. to Phoebe Putney Hospital.

Stay with WALB as this investigation continues.

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