Man arrested for attempted murder after shooting - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Man arrested for attempted murder after shooting

Martinez is accused of shooting at another man. The bullet struck an apartment. Martinez is accused of shooting at another man. The bullet struck an apartment.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A dispute between two men escalated into a shooting in southwest Huntsville Friday morning.

Nestol Martinez was arrested for attempted murder and shooting into an occupied dwelling.

It happened on the 4100 block of Newson Road after 8:30 a.m. The victim told officers he and Martinez were in the middle of a dispute when Martinez fired shots at him.

One of the shots struck an apartment building and went through a wall, entering an occupied apartment.

Officers located Martinez a short distance away. The case remains under investigation.

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