HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A teen is recovering in Huntsville Hospital after police say someone shot him during an attempted robbery.
Occurring around 9:30 pm last night, 18-year-old Jason Graves says he was going to a gas station on Highway 72 just east of the Parkway to buy some property off another person. That person then shot and assaulted him. Graves told police the person tried to steal his money and then ran him off the road.
Graves was taken to the Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators say they did find drugs outside of Grave’s car.
Huntsville Police are continuing to investigate this case.