One hospitalized in early morning shooting

According to the man who called 911, the victim was shot in the leg.
According to the man who called 911, the victim was shot in the leg.

Huntsville Police said several shots were fired toward the victim.

Posted: Apr 30, 2018 6:10 AM

A shooting early Monday morning sent a man to the hospital.

Huntsville Police said a man was shot near the intersection of Virginia Boulevard NW and Wind Avenue NW around 2:45 a.m.

Investigators said multiple shots were fired and left several shell casings strewn along Wind Ave.

Ryan Haskell told WAAY 31 he was hanging out with a friend just down the road from the shooting. He said after he heard the gunshots and saw that a man was injured, he called 911.

"It was a total shock. Total shock. I mean, I was just hanging out, minding my business. Next thing you know, somebody's getting shot. I have a daughter in the house. It's crazy," Haskell said.

Huntsville Police are still searching for whomever is responsible for the shooting. If you know anything about the crime, contact investigators.

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