UPDATE 3/22/2023 9:25pm: WKRG News 5 spoke with witnesses and residents at the Jefferson Place Apartments on Texas Street.
Witnesses say two men got into an argument Tuesday afternoon resulting in one person pulling out a gun and firing shots at the victim.
Witnesses say it is unclear what the argument was over, but one of the victim’s friends has a message to urge those to choose their friends wisely.
“It was some type of dispute,” said Travis Clayborne, a friend of the victim shot. “Some type of argument. They was friends! They supposed to be friends, but apparently… If someone shoots you, they ain’t your friend!”
As of Wednesday night, no arrests have been made.
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A man was shot at a Mobile apartment complex while standing under a breezeway, according to a release from the Mobile Police Department.
The release said officers were called to University Hospital on Tuesday just after 3:45 p.m. for a man that had been shot. Officers arrived at the hospital and determined that the man had been shot at Jefferson Place Apartments. The man told officers he was standing in a breezeway when he was hit by a bullet.
The man arrived at the hospital by personal vehicle and had an injury that was not life-threatening. Officers said this is an ongoing investigation.