Person of interest in custody after shooting in Adamsville

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Police have launched an investigation after a person was shot in Adamsville, according to Lt. Leniger with Adamsville Police. 

The shooting occurred on Downey Street on Wednesday evening, and the victim was transported to UAB where they are currently in surgery, according to Scott Harbison with Adamsville Fire. 

Police are still actively investigating at the scene, and a person of interest is in custody.

CBS 42 News will bring you more information as it becomes available. 

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