Montgomery, AL - (WSFA) - This is breaking news from the WSFA 12 Newsroom. Montgomery Police are on the scene investigating a late afternoon shooting on the west side of town.
Police say around 4:30p.m., a 24-year-old man was found shot in the abdomen and buttocks at 1801 Alexander Street, not far from Fairview Avenue. Police say 2 men were fighting when the shooter slapped the victim. When the victim tried to retaliate, police say the shooter pulled out a gun and fired several shots. At 6:15pm, Montgomery Police notified WSFA 12 News the victim died at Jackson Hospital.