(WAFF) - Late-night shooting sends teen to hospital
Huntsville police are investigating a late-night shooting that sent one teen to the hospital. According to Huntsville police, a 16-year-old was shot in the leg at an apartment on Winchester Road and Meridian Street just before 11 p.m. Monday night. There is no word on his condition at this time and no arrests have been made.
Decatur PD searching for 2 armed robbery suspects
Detectives with the Decatur Police Department said they're looking for two Hispanic men who robbed the Dollar General on Danville Road around 9:30 Monday night. Police say one man was carrying a large firearm and demanded money from the cashier while the other acted as a lookout. The men are considered to be armed and dangerous. If you have any information about the robbery or the men's identities or whereabouts, please contact Decatur Police Department.
Day 2 of Brett Russell trial
It's day two of Brett Russell's trial. Russell, a Huntsville police officer, is facing charges of use of excessive force and obstruction of justice, stemming from a 2011 arrest. Video footage shows Russell punching and kicking a suspect, who had been combative while being taken into custody. WAFF-48 will have a crew in the courtroom and will update on-air, online and on the mobile news app.