2 shot in separate incidents in Montgomery Wednesday night

2 shot in separate incidents in Montgomery Wednesday night

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Montgomery police are investigating two separate shootings that happened around the same time Wednesday night.

Capt. Saba Coleman said both happened at about 8 p.m.

WSFA 12 News crews found one scene at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel on Tallapoosa Street. Coleman said a man sustained a life-threatening gunshot wound. She did not say if it happened inside or outside the hotel.

Montgomery police on the scene of a shooting in the 200 block of Tallapoosa Street on March 31, 2021.
Montgomery police on the scene of a shooting in the 200 block of Tallapoosa Street on March 31, 2021. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

The victim was taken to a local hospital.

City officials say initial reports indicate it involved a couple engaged in a domestic violence situation.

The other shooting was in the 800 block of George B Edmondson Drive, about three miles away from the hotel. Coleman said that victim, also an adult male, sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

One of two shootings that happened in Montgomery on March 31, 2021 was in the 800 block of George B Edmondson Drive.
One of two shootings that happened in Montgomery on March 31, 2021 was in the 800 block of George B Edmondson Drive. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

He was also taken to a hospital.

Coleman said both shootings were isolated incidents.

No other details or suspect information was released in either case.

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