Ft. Mitchell man turns himself in, charged with attempted murder

Published: Aug. 1, 2022 at 12:41 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 1, 2022 at 1:11 PM EDT
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FT. MITCHELL, Ala . (WTVM) - A Fort Mitchell man is being charged with attempted murder following a Saturday overnight shooting.

Phenix City Police Department responded to Jack Hughston Hospital to reports of an individual being shot.

32-year-old Jacorey Battle was shot multiple times and airlifted to University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital. Battle is currently in stable condition. Authorities determined the shooting took place in the 400 block of Alabama Highway 165.

Later that morning, 35-year-old Fredrick Elias turned himself in at the Russell County Sheriff’s Office for the shooting. Elias has since been charged with attempted murder.

This is still an ongoing investigation.

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