One shot, one in custody in Belgium Ave. shooting

BIRMINGHAM Ala. (WIAT)– A man was shot, and another person taken into custody after a shooting in Jefferson County Sunday evening. The incident occurred around 6 p.m.

In a release the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says deputies arrived to find a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound at the 7400 block of Belgium Avenue near Brooklyn St.  The man was transported to UAB Hospital, where doctors were able to revive him. He is in critical condition.

Deputies took one into custody at the scene.  Names have not been released and the investigation continues.

WIAT 42 News has a crew at the scene and will have the latest online and tonight on WIAT 42 News at 10 p.m..

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