Albany man dies after accidental weekend shooting

Albany man dies after accidental weekend shooting
(Source: WALB)

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany Police said they are investigating an accidental shooting over the weekend that left one person dead.

The incident happened around 5 p.m. on Sunday in the 500 block of 9th Avenue.

The police report said Earl Bridges was reaching into his gun safe when one of his handguns went off.

Bridges was taken to Phoebe where he later died.

Police said this case is still active.

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