Drive-by shooting under investigation in Pawnee

Drive-by shooting under investigation in Pawnee

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The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a drive-by shooting in Pawnee. Source: Melanie Posey The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a drive-by shooting in Pawnee. Source: Melanie Posey
The shooting happened just before 10 a.m. on Pawnee Village Road. Source: Melanie Posey The shooting happened just before 10 a.m. on Pawnee Village Road. Source: Melanie Posey
One person was shot in the shooting and is being treated at an emergency room. Source: Melanie Posey One person was shot in the shooting and is being treated at an emergency room. Source: Melanie Posey
JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

A drive-by shooting that injured a man is under investigation in the Pawnee area of north Jefferson County.

The shooting happened around 9:53 a.m. in the 2500 block of Pawnee Village Road, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

Chief Deputy Randy Christian says someone in a small white car, possibly a Toyota Corolla, drove by and fired multiple shots at a man, who was struck. The victim was then picked up by someone in a black car.

Christian says the victim is being treated for his injuries at an emergency room in the area. The extent of his injuries is unknown at this time.

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