Pinson shooting leaves female passenger injured


PINSON, Ala. (WIAT) — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left a woman injured in Pinson Tuesday night.

According to the JCSO, deputies were dispatched to the 4000 block of St. John Drive at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, where they found a 22-year-old passenger in a car that had been injured in gunfire.

“She and three other subjects were driving away from the victim’s home when they heard several shots,” a release from the JCSO stated. “The victim realized she had been grazed across the head by one of the bullets.” 

The victim was subsequently transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  The case remains under investigation.


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