On Friday, January 3 at approximately 6:49 a.m., officers from the
Huntsville Police Department were dispatched after reports of a shooting in
the 200 block of Evergreen. The initial investigation indicates that an 80-year-old
elderly man shot his stepson who was in his 40’s and came to check on his stepdad. The father was in his bedroom and as the stepson tried to enter the stepfather was startled and fired a .357 through the door striking his stepson in the leg. Neither of the
individuals’ names are being released at this time.
The stepson was Life-Flighted to Houston Hermann Hospital with a gunshot
wound to the leg. His condition is not known as of yet.
Huntsville Police are continuing the investigation.