One man hospitalized after officer-involved shooting in Gurley

The Madison County Sheriff's Office told us it happened in Gurley on Thursday night

Posted: Jun 18, 2021 3:43 AM
Updated: Jun 18, 2021 9:47 AM

One man was transported to the hospital after an officer-involved shooting in Gurley on Thursday night.

That is according to the Madison County Sheriff's Office. Deputies on scene tell us the incident happened on Wood Street in between Gurley Pike and Gate Street.

Brent Patterson with the Sheriff's Office told us the Madison County Sheriff's Office assisted the Gurley Police Department in serving a warrant at a man's home. While police and the sheriff's office were serving the warrant, the man showed a hand gun and starting shooting at officers. A Gurley Police Officer shot back and hit the man. He was taken to Huntsville Hospital and was in serious condition Thursday night. His condition is not known as of Friday morning.

Brent Patterson with the Sheriff's Office told us the Criminal Investigative Division is investigating the incident. ALEA has also been requested to help with the investigation.

Deputies are still on scene at this hour. Stick with WAAY 31 for updates both on air and online.

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