Huntsville police investigate assault

By Stephen Gallien - email

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Huntsville police are investigating an assault where a motorcycle rider got shot with a pellet gun.

The motorcyclist reported driving westbound on Oakwood Avenue Sunday morning when he felt a stinging sensation in his left forearm.

He stopped at the intersection of Oakwood and Minor and discovered he'd been hit with what appeared to be a pellet.

Police are searching for a suspect in the assault.

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