Tuscaloosa robbery ends with innocent bystander shot

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — A robbery gone wrong in Tuscaloosa ended with an innocent person being shot in the head.

According to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, someone robbed a residence at the Tree Top Apartments Tuesday night around 9 p.m. Tuesday

The residents of the apartment chased the suspects, and fired shots at the suspects. The bullet hit the apartment building, went through a wall and struck an unrelated person in the head.

That victim was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

If you have any information on this incident, call the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit at 205-464-8690.

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