Huntsville Teen Shot During Restaurant Robbery

Posted on: 3:21 pm, March 13, 2012, by , updated on: 05:35pm, March 13, 2012

Teen Shooting

A Huntsville teenager is recovering at Huntsville Hospital following a shooting at Best Wings Restaurant on Meridian Street Saturday night.

Police say just after 6:00 a man walked into the restaurant, pulled out a handgun, and demanded money from the register.

The shooting victim gave the man money from the register and began backing into the kitchen.  That’s when the gunman fired two shots, one of which hit the teen.

The man then fled the scene, and Huntsville Police are still searching for him.

HEMSI Paramedics took the victim to Huntsville Hospital, where he is expected to make a full recovery.