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Police investigate off-campus shooting after victim found at UAH

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville Police are investigating a shooting that happened near the UAH campus.

Authorities confirm that a male victim was found shot in a vehicle parked near Charger Way and John Wright Drive. According to police the victim was shot off campus.

UAH spokesman Ray Garner said that the victim was shot on Bonnell Drive off of Sparkman Drive.  Garner added that a woman drove the victim to campus seeking the help of UAH campus police.

Rescue crews transported the victim to Huntsville Hospital for treatment of injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. Police say the victim is awake and able to speak.

UAH officials confirmed that neither the driver or the victim is a student and that there was never a threat to the UAH campus.