Police: Argument leads to shot being fired at the Albany Towers

Police: Shot fired during argument at the Albany Towers

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - The Albany Police Department said Monday that an argument led to a shot being fired at the Albany Towers on West Roosevelt Avenue near North Jackson Street.

Officers said it happened around 2:15 p.m.

A former couple was arguing and then went outside Albany Towers, according to an incident report.

The ex-girlfriend became irate and went back to her vehicle. She then pulled out a handgun and fired a shot at her former boyfriend, the incident report stated.

The woman then fled the scene.

Police did not find any shell casings or evidence of a bullet striking a surface, according to the report.

Albany Police originally told WALB that two men, 37 and 57, were arguing and one fired a shot at the other.

If you know anything about what happened, you’re asked to call Albany Area CrimeSTOPPERS at (229) 436-TIPS.

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