Man suffers life-threatening injury in 6th Montgomery shooting Thursday

Man shot in area of Madison Ave. and North Panama Street

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A man has life-threatening injuries after a Thursday afternoon shooting. [UPDATE: This victim has since died.]

According to Montgomery Police Captain Saba Coleman, officers and fire medics responded to the area of Madison Ave. and North Panama Street at about 3:23 p.m. There, they made contact with the victim.

Coleman said the victim was taken to a hospital for treatment. MPD issued a traffic alert in the area of the shooting, saying all westbound lanes are shutdown.

Thursday saw six unrelated shootings in the city including two homicides and four non-life-threatening injuries.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article has been updated to indicate the victim has since died.

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