HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A man was shot in the knee Tuesday night when he refused to give robbers his prescription medication.
Police arrived to a room at the Southland Motel on Governor's Drive around 6:00 p.m.
Authorities said one man was shot in the knee and was transported to Huntsville Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The man said two black males entered his room and demanded his prescription medication, and that when he refused, one of the men pulled out a gun and shot him.
Another man fled the scene in a black sedan.
According to officers, 40 minutes passed between the shooting and the emergency call.
Police are continuing to investigate.