AL: One person shot in the leg after apparent hunting accident in the Delta
December 24, 2013
SPANISH FORT, Alabama -- Police are investigating an apparent
hunting accident that left one man with a gunshot wound to his leg
in the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta, officials said.
12:05 p.m., the Mobile Fire-Rescue Department got a call from a cell
phone reporting the shooting. The caller said he and a friend
were hunting on Upper Crabb Creek when one of them was accidentally
They were found approximately 50 feet from the swampy
area where they had left their boat, Huffman said.
victim told authorities he and his friend had been hunting for hogs
when his friend accidentally shot him.
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