Woman shot to death on Thanksgiving Day, boyfriend charged with murder

ALBANY, Ga. – Albany Police Department responded to 1200 Kingstown Court to the Gardens Too Apartments shortly after 1 p.m. Thursday for a shooting call.

Nykeiah Gilbert, 22, was found shot in the upper torso and was taken by ambulance to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany where she later died.

Her boyfriend Marcus Carter, 22, was detained at the scene and later charged with murder in Gilbert’s death.

He was transported to the Dougherty County Jail where he was being held Friday without bond.