Man dies weeks after shooting in Montgomery

Man dies weeks after shooting in Montgomery
The Montgomery Police Department has opened a death investigation after a shooting victim succumbed to his injuries Tuesday.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department has opened a death investigation after a shooting victim succumbed to his injuries Tuesday.

According to MPD Sgt. David Hicks, officers and fire medics responded to the 3100 block of Atlanta Highway on Aug. 24 at around 3:08 a.m. after receiving a report of a person shot. There, they found a man who had sustained a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Hicks said the victim was taken to a hospital for treatment. He succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead Tuesday at around 11:06 a.m.

No other details have been released.

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