Names of victims in West Oglethorpe shooting released - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Names of victims in West Oglethorpe shooting released

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Police are investigating a shooting that sent two people to the hospital early Sunday morning.

Police say they responded to West Avenue in regards to a shooting, around 3:16 a.m. Police then discovered the shooting actually took place in the 800 block of West Oglethorpe Boulevard, near South Harding Street. They also learned that two men: Phildrick Davis, 27 and Ezekeil James, 24, were transported to the hospital.

One of the victims told police they were traveling west in the 800 block of West Oglethorpe Boulevard, near South Harding Street in a 2000 Honda Accord, when a vehicle pulled alongside  them and began shooting.

The condition of the two men is currently unknown.

No other injuries were reported. The victims said they did not recognize the vehicle.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-TIPS.

The incident remains under investigation.

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