Madison Co. man shot, stabbed

NEW MARKET, AL (WAFF) - The Madison Co. sheriff's office is investigating after a man was shot and stabbed in New Market overnight. It happened on Scott Rd. near Bobo Section Rd. around 11 Sunday night.

Deputies say the two men got into a fight over a woman.  They say one of the men ended up shooting and stabbing the other. Deputies believe the shooting and stabbing were in self defense.  They do not expect any charges to be filed.

The man who was shot and stabbed was taken to Huntsville Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.