Man in critical condition after shooting in Eastdale Mall

Man in serious condition after Eastdale Mall shooting

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A man is suffering from a serious injury after a shooting at Eastdale Mall Friday night.

Montgomery police and Fire Medics responded to the 1000 block of Eastdale Mall at 6 p.m. in reference to a shooting.

When they arrived on the scene, they were able to locate an adult male suffering from a serious gunshot wound.

“He was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries,” Jarret Williams, a sergeant with MPD, said.

Witnesses said the shooting happened inside the mall near the City Gear store.

According to police, the shooting was an “isolated incident.”

“It appears that the altercation escalated from a verbal situation into a physical situation when one of the two produced a weapon and shot the other,” Williams said.

At this time, no arrests have been made.

Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl Bailey commented on the shooting on his Facebook page:

At approximately 6 p.m. tonight I received notification regarding a shooting inside Eastdale Mall. I responded and...

Posted by Daryl Bailey on Friday, October 19, 2018

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