APD investigating East Albany shooting

The shooting happened at Pine Ridge Apartments. It happened after 1:30 p.m.
The shooting happened at Pine Ridge Apartments. It happened after 1:30 p.m.(Source: WALB)
Published: May. 19, 2022 at 3:05 PM EDT|Updated: May. 19, 2022 at 8:10 PM EDT
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ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - The Albany Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in East Albany.

The shooting happened at Pine Ridge Apartments after 1:30 p.m.

Police said a 19-year-old man was shot and taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and is in stable condition.

Police report that the victim was shot in the arm and leg.

A witness at the scene told WALB News 10 that he was in his car when the shooting incident happened. He said the victim was in his car when suspects in ski masks came up and started shooting. The witness told WALB that the victim drove to a gas station to get away.

The Albany Police Department Gang Unit and Robbery/Homicide Unit are jointly investigating the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Albany Crimestoppers at (229) 436-TIPS or the Albany Police Department at (229) 431-2100.

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