ENTERPRISE—The Enterprise Police Department is investigating a Tuesday night shooting that occurred following a physical altercation between the victim and an unknown suspect.
According to a press release, officers responded to a shooting at the Executive Inn at 615 Boll Weevil Circle on Tuesday around 10:55 p.m.
“Responding officers discovered an unconscious male victim with a gunshot wound to the leg and facial injuries,” the release stated. “Witnesses advised a physical altercation took place between the victim and an unknown suspect(s) prior to the shooting.”
The shooting was initially reported on social media as a homicide investigation, but that information was incorrect, according to police.
This incident is being investigated as an assault. The victim was transported to a hospital for treatment and released.
The Enterprise Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is investigating the shooting and requests that anyone with additional information call 334-347-2222 or leave an anonymous tip at www.enterprisepd.com.