Huntsville police respond to shooting on Beard Street

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A person was injured during a shooting on Beard Street in Huntsville Sunday night, authorities said.

According to Lt. Michael Johnson with HPD, police responded to the scene around 7:30 p.m. He added the victim's injuries were not life-threatening.

The shooting took place hours after another shooting occurred in Huntsville at Victory Handy Foodmart. Police confirm two people were injured and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police have not confirmed if the two incidents are related.