Officials with the Milledgeville Police Department are investigating the death of a 26-year-old man fatally shot on Karen Circle early Friday morning.
Baldwin County Coroner John Gonzalez identified the shooting victim as Wydeldrick Denson of Karen Circle.
According to Maj. Mike Hudson, MPD Criminal Investigations Commander, a call came in around 3:15 a.m. Friday regarding a gunshot victim in the 1900 block of Karen Circle.
“[MPD] Patrol responded, along with the fire department and EMS and found him (victim) semi-conscious on the ground,” said Hudson in a press release on the shooting issued by MPD.
The man was transported to Navicent Health Baldwin hospital where he was pronounced dead at 4:46 a.m., succumbing to his injuries from a single gunshot wound to the abdomen, according to Gonzalez.
Denson’s body was sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab Friday morning.
“At this time we do not have a suspect and if there is anybody with information we are asking that they contact us,” Hudson said.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the MPD tip line at 478-414-4413.