Student fatally shot near Albany State University Coliseum

Albany State University Police and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are investigating after an ASU student was fatally shot late Wednesday night behind campus. / FILE

Albany State University police and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation say that an ASU student who was fatally shot late Wednesday night committed suicide.

Dougherty County Coroner Michael Fowler says a male was found at approximately 10 p.m. between South University Drive and Sands Drive near the ASU Coliseum.

Dispatch says that a call came in about shots being fired near the 600 block of Sands Drive around 9:40 Wednesday night.

Albany State University sent a release out this morning saying that counseling services are available for students who may be experiencing stress related to the incident.


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