HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – One person is facing an assault charge after a shooting on Shady Lane Circle in Huntsville on Saturday morning.
According to Huntsville police, the victim told them he heard gunshots outside of his home around 4:30 a.m. When he went to see what was going on, authorities said he was shot in the leg.
Huntsville police said the man was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The shooting happened at the corner of Rosewood Circle and Shady Lane Drive in Huntsville.
It is unknown if anyone has been arrested, but police said they will be charged with assault.
Huntsville police worked two separate scenes. Police say one was on the corner of Rosewood Circle and Shady Lane Drive. The other at the corner of Shady Lane Circle and Shady Lane Drive.
WHNT News 19 spoke to a neighbor who said she heard gunshots around 5:00 a.m.