Sylacauga police need help identifying suspect in Drew Court assault


SYLACAUGA, Ala. (WIAT) — A victim was transported to a local hospital suffering from gunshot wounds in both legs after a shooting on Dumbar Drive in the Drew Court housing community. The incident happened on Monday around 8:30 p.m. according to Sylacauga police.

When SPD responded to the location of the call, they found the single victim suffering from two gunshot wounds in the upper leg and in the lower portion of the opposite leg.

Neither wound was life threatening; however, the 36-year-old was transported by Life-Saver helicopter to UAB hospital for treatment.

Sylacauga police ask that if anyone has information related to the crime to contact Department Investigator Adam Peoples at 256-401-2456 or 256-401-2464. Informants can also report anonymously to the Sylacauga Police Department tip line at 256-249-4716.

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