PELHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — One man is dead and a woman has been injured following a double shooting in Pelham Tuesday afternoon, police report.
“Officers are working a double shooting in the 700 block of Hwy 72,” Pelham Police Department posted on social media. “Two people were shot. One has died. The second victim’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. We are questioning two people right now, and evidence technicians are processing two scenes.”
Police confirmed that the shooting happened between 1 and 1:30 p.m. Two people are being questioned, but are not in custody.
We want to stress, there is NO danger to the public.— Pelham Police Dept (@PelhamPoliceAL) August 31, 2021
Chief Pat Cheatwood will brief the media in the parking lot of the Senior Center at 2:30pm. The address is 50 Racquet Club Parkway. Updates to follow. (2)
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