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Sheriff: Man found in street with gunshot wound to the leg

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Limestone County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an early morning shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

Around 12:30 this morning deputies were called to Sugar Plum Lane just south of Highway 72. When they arrived they found a man laying in the road with a gunshot wound to the leg. A med flight was called in to take the man to Huntsville Hospital, his condition is considered serious.

Limestone deputies blocked off the road where they found him and have started looking for clues as to who may have shot the man and why. They are looking for a white Nissan Altima with four people inside that may be connected to the shooting.

If you have any information about this shooting your asked to call the Limestone County Sheriff’s Department at (256) 232-0111.