Columbus man faces charges of involuntary manslaughter

Ardese Day (Souce: Muscogee County Jail)
Ardese Day (Souce: Muscogee County Jail)

By Mackenzie Patterson - bioemail

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus man is facing charges of involuntary manslaughter and reckless conduct.

Columbus police say Ardese Day, 22, was showing his 38-caliber revolver to a friend at the Springfield Crossing Apartments on North Lumpkin Road.

Police say the gun discharged accidentally shooting George McGhee, 28, in the center of the chest.  Columbus police say McGhee was transported to the Columbus Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Columbus police say there was no indication of an argument or fight on the scene.

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