MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police were called to the 6400 block of Tanner Street on Jan. 11 in reference to one person shot.
When officers arrived, they found a 16-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound. Investigators determined that the teen was shot in a car after a person walked up to the car demanding money, according to a news release from the Mobile Police Department. The unknown person started to shoot inside the car, hitting the 16-year-old passenger.
The 16-year-old was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The two 17-year-olds who were in the car at the time of the shooting were not harmed.
Mobile Police are continuing to investigate the shooting.