Alabama shooting suspect in custody

Tuesday, March 19, 2024–11:44 a.m.

-WEIS Radio-

The man wanted in connection with a shooting incident Saturday night in Cherokee County, Alabama is now in custody.

The shooting erupted in front of a residence on county road 40 near the Peeks Crossroads Community during a dispute between 34-year-old Joseph Hunter of Centre and the victim who was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Hunter left the scene before law enforcement officers arrived.

He was wanted for attempted murder.

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