Bystander shot, injured after dispute leads to gunfire outside north Huntsville clothing store


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – One person was taken to the hospital after being shot early Saturday afternoon.

HEMSI spokesman Don Webster told News 19 medical teams were called to the 3700-block of Blue Spring Road just before 12:30 p.m.

Huntsville Police said it happened during a dispute outside a store in a mini-mall and shots.

“During the course of that fight someone started firing a few of those rounds, missed those subjects, and went into the business,” said Huntsville Police Sgt. Chris Jackson.

Some shots entered a nearby clothing store and hit a bystander in the arm.

Webster said the bystander was taken to Huntsville Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said they are searching for a person of interest, but have not released a description.

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