Man shot Saturday in Cherokee County, Alabama

Tuesday, February 13, 2024–10:50 a.m.

-WEIS Radio-

The Cherokee County, Alabama Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation into a weekend shooting that sent one man to the hospital.

According to the incident report:

Two men entered a home on County Road 71 in the Woods Bend community at around 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

An altercation ensued and the resident was shot.

He was transported to a trauma center by Atrium Floyd EMS, where he underwent surgery. 

Chief Deputy Josh Summerford told WEIS Radio News that the subjects knew each other.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office at 256-927-3365 or Crime Stoppers at 334-215-STOP or online at

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