Albany Police investigate fatal shooting - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Albany Police investigate fatal shooting

One man diead after a fatal shooting in Albany (Source: WALB) One man diead after a fatal shooting in Albany (Source: WALB)
The incident happened on West Gordon Ave. (Source: WALB) The incident happened on West Gordon Ave. (Source: WALB)
Witnesses heard gunshots before the victim was seen (Source: WALB) Witnesses heard gunshots before the victim was seen (Source: WALB)
The victim died of his injuries at the hospital (Source: WALB) The victim died of his injuries at the hospital (Source: WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

One man is dead after a fatal shooting in Albany Sunday morning.

According to officials, gunshots were heard at about 1:15 a.m. on the 1900 block of West Gordon Avenue.

Shortly after hearing the gunshots, witnesses say they saw 43-year old Malik Hassan Mcallister staggering near the road before collapsing.

Mcallister was transported to the hospital and treated for a gunshot wound to the abdomen, where he later died.

APD's Robbery Homicide Unit has now taken over the investigation.

More information will be available as the investigation continues.

Anyone with additional information about the shooting is asked to call CrimeSTOPPERS at 229-436-TIPS.

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