From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
JEFFERSON COUNTY –A shooting in Robinwood, just off of the Pinson Valley Parkway near the Tarrant community, is under investigation by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
The Sheriff’s Office said that just after 9 p.m. Friday, deputies responded to a report of a shooting at 6th Avenue and 4th Street in Robinwood. They arrived to find an adult male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.
The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Initial information from the scene is that the victim was in the street talking with three men he knows. One of them pulled out a gun and shot the victim. The three men fled the scene in a dark colored car. The shooting is possibly drug related.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.