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Dothan – Shooting Crime in Cloverdale Neighborhood Leaves Young Man Injured

By:Sharla Fletcher/WDNews/April 26,2024/4:45P.M.CDT

Dothan – (WDNews)A shooting occurred in the 200 block of Pincrest Drive in Cloverdale, resulting in a young black male sustaining two gunshot wounds. According to Lieutenant Owens, the individual’s injuries are not deemed life-threatening, offering some reassurance to the community.

The scene of the incident was marked by the discovery of multiple shell casings strewn across the road, indicating the severity of the situation. At present, the suspect remains at large, described as unstable by authorities. There is speculation that the suspect may have had prior acquaintance with the victim, adding complexity to the ongoing investigation.

Cloverdale, largely inhabited by elderly and long-standing residents, was unsettled by the occurrence. Despite the shock, the community is rallying together, wanting a resolution and justice.

Investigators are actively pursuing leads to apprehend the suspect and shed light on the circumstances surrounding the incident. At this stage, no names have been disclosed as the investigation progresses. Residents are urged to remain vigilant and cooperate with authorities as they work towards a swift resolution and arrest.