Man behind bars for shooting two men in the leg

Jun. 19, 2008

AUBURN, Ala. (WTVM) -  Police have arrested a man in connection with a shooting that occurred on Old Mill Road Saturday morning.

They say 23 year-old Brandon Morgan allegedly shot two men in the leg. He has been charged with second degree assault.

On Saturday, around 1:00 a.m., the Auburn Police responded to a call at 900 Old Mill Road in which shots were fired.

Officers found a 46 year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to the East Alabama Medical Center to be treated for injuries. Another man, a 26 year-old was taken to the hospital by a private vehicle. He too, suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg. Officers say these two injuries were related and say they have connected Morgan to the crime.

Morgan is now awaiting bond in the Lee County Jail.