Florence Police Respond to Shooting

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FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Shoots rang out on North Eclipse street Monday evening. The shooting took many residents by surprise. Residents say the heard six shots fired on North Eclipse street.

“It’s honestly a really good community. We don’t see much criminal activity or anything. There are plenty of kids that run around throughout the day so it’s really shocking that something like this happened so close to where we live,” said residents Justin Hardin.

Police officers confirm one person was shot and is being transported to a nearby hospital.

Investigators are interviewing witnesses to try to figure out what happened.

“It’s a little unsettling that it’s happening. But overall it’s a good neighborhood, but it’s just ashamed that it happened here,” said Hardin.

No arrest have been made yet.


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