UPDATE: Huntsville Police Respond to Avondale Drive Shooting

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville Police were called to a home a shooting on Avondale Drive.

It happened just after 10:00 p.m. Friday night.

Officers say the victim was in the front yard when someone shot him in the neck from behind.

Police say the shooter was hiding in the backyard.

The victim was taken to Huntsville Hospital for life threatening but not fatal injuries.

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