2 hospitalized after Motel 6 shooting in Tuscaloosa


TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — A Tuscaloosa man has been charged with a shooting at a Tuscaloosa motel Tuesday.

According to the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit, just before 6 a.m. Tuesday morning police received reports of a shooting at the Motel 6 on McFarland Boulevard East in Tuscaloosa.

Two men have been transported to DCH Regional Medical Center with related injuries.

Later in the day, 32-year-old Sid Antwan Carter was arrested and charged with second-degree assault and certain persons forbidden to possess a firearm. According to police, the case involves drugs.

Carter is being held on $30,000 bond.

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