NEW ALBANY, Ind. (WAVE) – Police said a man died after he was accidentally shot by his wife.
New Albany Police Department officers were called to Cross Creek Boulevard around 10:45 p.m. on June 11, according to New Albany police chief Todd Bailey. When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot on the ground.
The man, who Bailey identified as Tyler F. Williams, 29, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said Williams and his wife were involved in an altercation with another party at the home and there was a physical alteration. During the altercation, Bailey said a gun fell, Williams wife grabbed it and the weapon was unintentionally fired.
“Mr. Williams death is a tragic accident. We at the NAPD offer our sincere condolences to Tyler’s family,” Bailey said.
Bailey said no charges will be filed in his death.