Suicide reported outside Phoebe ER entrance

Suicide reported outside Phoebe ER entrance
A suicide was reported outside of the main ER entrance Tuesday night at Phoebe Putney Hospital.

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Phoebe Putney officials said a person committed suicide outside the hospital’s main Emergency Room entrance Tuesday night around 9 p.m.

Phoebe officials said it appears no one actually saw the incident occur and that no patients were in danger.

The emergency room was fully operational throughout the incident, according to Phoebe officials.

The hospital is cooperating with the Albany Police Department in their investigation and extends their sympathy to the family of the victim.

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