UPDATE: No crime reported in Saraland; ex-boyfriend tells ex-girlfriend he was shot when he wasn’t

Mobile County

UPDATE(05/16/21 12:59 PM) — The shooting reported in Saraland early Sunday morning was not shooting at all. Officers arrived on McKeough Avenue and learned no crime had taken place and no citizen was harmed or in any danger.

A woman complained her ex-boyfriend sent her a text that he had been shot and needed her to let him into her house. The woman did not want to be involved with her ex-boyfriend and did not let him into her home. The woman called 911 relaying her ex-boyfriend’s information.

The ex-boyfriend sent the information to the woman in an attempt to talk to her due to the fact that she was ignoring all his messages. Since the report of the ex-boyfriend being shot was made by the woman, coming from good faith that he was indeed shot, no crime of a false shooting has occurred. There is no crime with her involvement.

ORIGINAL STORY
SARALAND, Ala. (WKRG) — A shooting was reported in Saraland early Sunday morning. According to the Mobile County My Neighborhood map, a shooting was reported shortly after 2 Sunday morning on McKeough Avenue, and that Saraland Police responded. We don’t know the circumstances of the incident and don’t know whether or not anyone was hurt. We reached out to Saraland Police but the dispatcher offered no information and asked us to call later in the day.

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