UPDATE: 18-year-old injured in Fairfield shooting in critical condition

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An image from the scene of the shooting in Fairfield,AL.

FAIRFIELD, Ala. (WIAT) — Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies arrived on the scene of a shooting in Fairfield where an 18-year-old was shot.

At approximately 4:00 p.m. Thursday, JCSO deputies responded to a call of a man shot on the 400 Block of Valley Road.

According to JCSO, the young man was shot in the head but he was alert and responsive.

He was transported to UAB for treatment and he is in critical condition.

Detectives are still investigating the incident. They ask that if you have additional information to contact Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450.


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