Opelika man in hospital from multiple gunshot wounds

Opelika man in hospital from multiple gunshot wounds

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – The Opelika Police Department responded to the emergency room at East Alabama Medical Center regarding a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

On Wednesday, May 27 the 46-year-old victim was dropped off at the ER in a private vehicle which fled the scene prior to police arriving.

The victim reported that a person he knew approached him at the 800 block of Donald Ave. and began shooting at him.

The victim then had a friend drive him to the hospital. No other information is available at this time.

The police are searching for the suspect for questioning.

Anyone with any information on this case is asked to contact the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness hotline at (334) 745-8665.

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