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Two Injured in Gordon Firearm Assault, Suspect at Large

GORDAN, Ala (WDNews) – Houston County 911 dispatched a call at 7:22 PM about a firearm assault in the 300 block of Tifton Road in Gordon. Reports indicated there are two victims.

Multiple law enforcement units, including Houston County Deputies, Ashford Police, and Cottonwood Police, rushed to the scene. Columbia Police were alerted to be on the lookout for the suspect.

Ashford Rescue arrived at a Dothan hospital with two victims at approximately 8:07 PM. Both victims were conscious and alert at this time. Houston County Sheriff Deputies escorted the ambulances to the hospital.

Ashford Police spotted the suspect vehicle and initiated a chase. The suspect fled north on Highway 95 and still remains at large. A BOLO has been issued to surrounding areas, including into Florida and Georgia.

Law enforcement remain on the scene and investigating. There are no current updates on the victims at this time.Tifton Road remains closed as the investigation continues.