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Shooting, Attempted Carjacking in Prichard
PRICHARD, Ala. (WPMI) Prichard Police are looking for four suspects after a shooting and attempted car jacking.
It happened around 1:30 a.m. Thursday near the intersection of First Avenue and St. Stephens Road.
The victim told police he was at a traffic light when a navy blue Oldsmobile Delta 88 pulled up next to him. Four men were inside.
The victim said one of the man jumped out of the car, pulled a gun and demanded the victim hand over his vehicle. The victim told police he tried to speed off, that's when the suspects fired shots, hitting him in the arm.
The victim was able to flee the area after being shot and flagged an officer down who contacted EMS. The victim was transported to a local medical facility with non-life threatening injuries.
If anyone has any information related to this incident they are asked to contact the Prichard Police Department at (251) 452-2211.