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Man shot in leg during break-in

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The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

One Huntsville man received a rude awakening – and a shot in the leg – early Monday morning.

The victim told police that he was asleep when two men kicked his apartment door open on the 4500 block of Bonnell Drive around 2:23 a.m. The victim said both men had guns and fired about six shots at him; police said the victim was hit once in the leg. Officers said the men fled the scene in an unknown vehicle.

The victim was transported by HEMSI to Huntsville Hospital ER. Authorities said his injuries were not life-threatening.

No one has been arrested yet. This case is pending further investigation.

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