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Teen Injured in Leighton Shooting


Teen injured in Leighton shooting, 1 in custody

Posted: Jun 03, 2015 9:42 PM CDT  Updated: Jun 04, 2015 6:46 AM CDT

By Staff

One person was taken into custody following a shooting on Jarmon Way. (Source: WAFF)Leighton Shooting

Colbert County Sheriff's officials were on the scene of a
shooting north of Leighton Wednesday night, June 3, 2015.

(Source: WAFF.COM)


Colbert County deputies are investigating a shooting which injured a teenager.

A shooting was reported before 9:30 p.m. in the area of Jarmon Way in Leighton.

Officials said one teenager was injured in the shooting and that one person is in custody being held for investigation.

Leighton police were also at the scene.

According to sources, the victim was flown to Huntsville Hospital and then flown to Birmingham. They say the teen is in critical but stable condition. 

This is a developing story more details will be given as they become available.