Man charged in weekend Decatur shooting


(Decatur Police Department photo)

DECATUR, Ala. – Decatur police charged a man with assault Tuesday for a Saturday shooting.

Antonie Scruggs, 41, turned himself in on a charge of second-degree assault, police said.

Scruggs is accused of shooting someone in the 400 block of 12th Avenue NW Saturday. The victim was taken to Decatur Morgan Hospital for a gunshot wound, police said. They did not disclose the extent of the injury.

Scruggs was jailed on $30,000 bond.

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