North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

May 7, 2013

Sheriff's office investigates overnight shooting

North Jefferson News

JEFFERSON COUNTY — At about 12:15 this morning, deputies were called to a home in the 5300 block of Shady Crest Rd near Adamsville to investigate a shooting. As they were responding, they received information that the victim had shot the suspect and he was laying in the driveway. They arrived to find an unidentified male in the grass near the end of the driveway.The female homeowner reported that she had been outside walking her dog when she saw the man coming toward

her. She reported that she warned the man that she was armed. He continued to approach her and she fired the gun.

The suspect went to the end of the driveway and collapsed.

The suspect in this case has yet to be identified and the investigation is ongoing.