UPDATE: Officials investigate after body found in Dougherty Co.

UPDATE: Officials investigate after body found in Dougherty Co.
(Source: WALB)
(Source: WALB)

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Dougherty County Police have confirmed that a body that was found Friday afternoon was an apparent suicide.

Crews responded to the scene after a person was found dead with a gunshot wound in the 4400 block of Stage Coach Road in Dougherty County.

According to Coroner Michael Fowler, officials originally investigated the incident as a homicide.

The victim has not been identified.

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