Huntsville Police confirm 3 shot in drive-by shooting in north Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville police are investigating a drive-by shooting that happened just after 12 p.m. on Atkins Drive.

Officers say the shots came from a dark blue small SUV that was driving through the neighborhood. Police believe the passenger of the vehicle shot at a group working on a car outside.

We understand one person was working on a vehicle and two others were standing there when the shooting happened.

Police say that one person was shot in the abdomen, one person was shot in the arm and shoulder area, and one person had been shot in the leg. HEMSI paramedics took all three victims to the hospital for treatment.

The only description police could give of the suspected shooter was that he was riding in the back passenger seat of the dark blue small SUV.

If you have any information, call the Huntsville police at (256)722-7100.