DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - Authorities say one person is injured after a shooting in Decatur Wednesday night.
According to officials with the Decatur Police Department, one man was shot in the leg on West Moulton Street just before 8:30 p.m.
The victim was transported to the Decatur Morgan Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police arrested 62-year-old Melvin Dancy. Investigators found Dancy near the scene of the shooting with a gun. Investigators say the weapon was stolen from a Decatur resident February 6, 2021.
Dancy was charged with 2nd degree assault and 2nd degree receiving stolen property. Dancy is in the Morgan County Jail on a $5,000 bond.