MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A man was shot in the chest on Alba Street and then was driven almost six miles to Seabreeze Road before first responders were contacted, Mobile police say.
It happened Thursday evening after 6 p.m. Mobile Fire-Rescue and police were called to Seabreeze Road for a report of a person shot. When first responders arrived, the man was conscious and alert and taken to the hospital.
Mobile police released the following information Friday:
On Thursday, October 7, 2021, at approximately 6:10 p.m., police officers responded to the 4000 block of Seabreeze Road North in reference to one male shot. Upon arrival, police officers discovered the victim had been shot near the 1000 block of Alba Street and driven to the location on Seabreeze Road. Through the course of the investigation, the detective determined the victim and a known 16-year-old juvenile suspect, and an unknown suspect was involved in a verbal altercation that turned physical. During the physical altercation with the two suspects, the unknown subject hit the victim repeatedly about his body with the firearm. At some point during the physical altercation with the subjects, the victim was shot in the top right shoulder. The victim was transferred to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. This is an ongoing investigation.Mobile Police Department