A shooting incident in Gadsden has left one person injured.
According to reports – 18 year old Christian DeWayne Byers was shot several times around 12:40am Thursday in the 800 block of Avenue E – as he was walking in the direction of the American Legion Hall; Byers suffered two bullet wounds to his right thigh before he ran to a nearby house for help – where the homeowner called 9-1-1.
He was taken to Gadsden Regional Medical Center for treatment.
Police found a shotgun and several 9mm shells in the area where the incident took place.
The investigation into the matter is on-going.