RALEIGH, N.C. — A 20-year-old man was charged early Wednesday in connection with the shooting death of his friend Tuesday evening at a home in east Raleigh.
Officers responding to 2110 Groundwater Place about 7 p.m. found Bryan Keith Gill Jr., 21, dead inside. Alexander Leon Walton, of 4704 Grand Cypress Court, was taken into custody by police at the home and later charged with involuntary manslaughter.
Investigators said Gill and Walton were the only people inside the home at the time of the shooting, but they have not said what prompted it.
In a 911 call released Wednesday from a Raleigh shooting Tuesday night, a frantic caller admits to shooting a friend.
Raleigh police responded to a call in the 2100 block of Groundwater Place just after 7 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male who was deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.
The man has been identified as 21-year-old Bryan Keith Gill Jr.
In a 911 call released by police Wednesday, the caller says, “I shot my friends on accident, Oh my God, Oh my God.”
Police have charged Alexander Leon Walton, 20, with involuntary manslaughter in connection with Gill’s death. Walton has also been charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The victim and the suspect were known to one another.