Huntsville police: Victim 'not forthcoming' in shooting investigation

Huntsville Police investigate a shooting that sent one person the hospital with serious injuries.
Huntsville Police investigate a shooting that sent one person the hospital with serious injuries.

Huntsville Fire and Rescue said the person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Posted: Oct 6, 2019 8:00 PM
Updated: Oct 7, 2019 9:58 AM

Huntsville Police are investigating a Sunday evening shooting that sent one person to the hospital.

According to Huntsville Fire and Rescue, they were dispatched to the 12000 block of Temperance Street SW about 5:30 p.m.
When the arrived, they found one person had been shot and was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The victim said he fought with a man who shot him then left the area with two other people.

The victim's injuries were not life-threatening. He told police he only knew a nickname/alias of the alleged shooter.

The victim was not forthcoming about why the two were in an altercation and would not answer questions to assist in the investigation, said Lt. Michael Johnson, police spokesman.

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