Body discovered near Alabama State Capitol building

Alabama News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — A man’s body was discovered by police near the Alabama State Capitol building early Friday, according to authorities.

The Montgomery Police Department responded to a report of a subject down just after 2 a.m. Friday morning near the Alabama State Capitol building on the 600 block of Dexter Avenue in Montgomery.

Upon arrival, police discovered an adult man had sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities pronounced the man dead at the scene.

MPD is investigating the incident. Stay with CBS 42 as this story develops.

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