Man arrested after Tuesday night shooting in Eufaula

Published: Jan. 12, 2022 at 5:35 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 12, 2022 at 5:32 PM EST
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EUFAULA, Ala. (WTVM) - A suspect is behind bars after a person was shot multiples times Tuesday night in Eufaula.

Authorities say a 911 call came in around 11:20 p.m. from a person saying they received gunshot wounds. The caller did not provide any other details, according to police.

Eufaula police say separate 911 calls came in almost immediately, referencing gunshots in the 2100 block of South Randolph Avenue.

Officials say Medical Center Barbour contacted Eufaula police around 11:25 p.m. to report a gunshot victim had arrived at the emergency room via private vehicle. The 25-year-old victim received multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body, police say.

Wednesday morning, Eufaula police arrested 24-year-old Tyron Paige for his alleged involvement in the shooting. He was arrested for attempted murder and is being held at the Eufaula City Jail.

The victim was transported to a different medical facility and their condition is currently unknown.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Eufaula Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at 334-687-1200 or the anonymous tip line at 334-687-7100.

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