Deputies arrest shooting suspect in DeKalb Co. - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Deputies arrest shooting suspect in DeKalb Co.

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Deputies arrested Townsend Thursday morning. Deputies arrested Townsend Thursday morning.
Townsend surrendered himself to Sheriff Jimmy Harris, Thursday morning. Townsend surrendered himself to Sheriff Jimmy Harris, Thursday morning.
DEKALB COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

The man suspected in a shooting that happened in DeKalb County surrendered to authorities Thursday morning, according to deputies.

Travis Townsend was wanted in connection with a shooting earlier this week that happened in a field off of County Road 313 in the Dawson community.

Authorities said Townsend shot a man in the neck over a domestic dispute. The victim had to be flown to Huntsville Hospital to undergo surgery but is expected to make a full recovery.

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