2 victims identified in deadly Tuscumbia shooting

2 dead in Tuscumbia shooting

TUSCUMBIA, AL (WAFF) - Two men have been reported dead in a shooting in Tuscumbia that injured one other man.

Kerry Underwood, the mayor of Tuscumbia, confirms that the shooting took place near the Willie Green Recreation Center.

Chief Tony Logan with Tuscumbia police confirms that one man was found dead in the woods after police arrived on scene. Family members identified him as 19-year-old Alontae Nalls of Tuscumbia.

Among those injured, one was airlifted to Tupelo, Mississippi, while another was taken to UAB. Both were hospitalized in critical condition.

The victim in Tupelo later died, according to the police chief. Family identified him as Gavin Cole. He graduated from Sheffield High last year.

Police say the three involved were riding in a vehicle when gunshots rang out.

There is no search for another suspect.

Nearby schools were put on lockdown as a result of the shooting.

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