Cemetery shooting victim won't prosecute

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The victim of a shooting inside a Montgomery cemetery will not prosecute the alleged offender, according to authorities.

The shooting happened inside Oakwood Cemetery Tuesday night.

Montgomery Police discovered the man in the cemetery, located across from police headquarters. His injuries were not life threatening

Witnesses in the area told WSFA 12 News they heard two gunshots.

According to police the shooting stems from a theft.

The victim was taken by ambulance to a local hospital.

The incident is still under investigation.

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