Man charged in Friday night Montgomery shooting

Man charged in Friday night Montgomery shooting
Sylvester Glenn Thomas is charged with first-degree assault following a shooting in Montgomery. (Source: Montgomery Police Department)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - One person was taken into custody after Montgomery police say a verbal altercation led to a shooting Friday night. Now, that man has been charged.

Sylvester Glenn Thomas is charged with first-degree assault in the incident that left the victim with a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Sylvester Glenn Thomas is charged with first-degree assault following a shooting in Montgomery.
Sylvester Glenn Thomas is charged with first-degree assault following a shooting in Montgomery. (Source: Montgomery Police Department)

Montgomery Police Department Sgt. David Hicks says the shooting happened in the 3300 block of East Tuskegee Circle around 10:10 p.m. Friday. At the scene, the victim was found shot and taken to a Montgomery hospital.

Thomas is being held on a $15,000 bond in the Montgomery County Detention Facility.

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