CULLMAN, Ala. (WIAT) — Cullman police are investigating a deadly shooting on the 1800 block of Cottonwood Drive.
At around 4 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to the residence where a stepfather and stepson were involved in a domestic dispute. According to Lt. Bates, the stepfather was shot and pronounced dead at the scene. The stepfather has been identified as 56-year-old Perry Shoemake. The stepson was airlifted to UAB Hospital with a gunshot wound in serious condition.
Lt. Bates believes the stepson shot the stepfather. Bates said it’s unclear at this time how the stepson was shot.
This is an ongoing investigation and CBS 42 will update you as more information is available.