Victim identified in South Mock Road shooting

Victim identified in South Mock Road shooting

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Officials received a call that someone had been shot in the 300 block of South Mock Road at about 7:15 p.m. Thursday night.

Albany police said that Albert Spurlin was taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Main Hospital after he was shot in the arm.

Spurlin told officials that someone knocked twice at his apartment door and after the second knock, Spurlin checked to see if the person was gone.

Police said that when he opened the door, someone Spurlin didn't know was still there with a pistol pointed at him.

Officials said that Spurlin reported that he was shot and the person took off running..

Albany Police said that this is still an active investigation.

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