Huntsville police investigating shooting that hospitalized two people

The shooting happened early Sunday morning in the Big Cove area.

Posted: May. 14, 2018 5:43 PM

Huntsville police are investigating a weekend shooting that landed two people in the hospital.

The shooting happened on Wade Road around 1 a.m. Sunday. 

Huntsville police said one of the victims was shot twice in the abdomen and the other was shot once in the back. Both victims were in serious condition and were rushed into surgery once they made it to Huntsville Hospital, police said.

Witnesses said a group of people stopped in the road in front of the house and started a fight with the two victims, and then shots were fired.

Police said the two victims were taken to the hospital before officers and paramedics arrived on the scene.

The victims' names were not released, and police did not say whether any arrests had been made.

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