Police: Shooting victim tried to drive away

Police: Shooting victim tried to drive away

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Huntsville police confirm they are investigating a shooting death in North Huntsville.

Police were called to the area of Melody Circle NE after 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Investigators said the incident began at another location involving two people in an altercation.

They said the subjects drove towards Melody Circle in separate cars. Both exited their vehicles, and one of the subjects shot the other.

The injured person attempted to drive away, but the car ran aground into a nearby yard.

Police said the 35-year-old woman died of gunshot wounds while inside the vehicle. No one inside the home was injured.

Investigators are not releasing the name of the victim at this time.

Police are questioning witnesses; no arrests have been made.

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