BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) — A teen charged with reckless manslaughter was taken to Baldwin County Connections Center after deputies said the teen “was acting recklessly with a rifle” and shot and killed a 22-year-old Friday night, according to a release from Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies and EMS responded to the 4200 block of Nicholsville Rd. in Bay Minette around 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14.
When deputies arrived, they found a 22-year-old shot. The unidentified victim was airlifted to a hospital in Pensacola, but later died.
“The investigation so far indicates that a juvenile, at the residence, was acting recklessly with a rifle and shot the victim one time,” according to the release.
The juvenile is being charged as an adult and currently has a $30,000 bond.