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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Shooting Investigation

On March 28, 2020, at approximately 10:30 PM, Shelby County 911 received a call about a shooting with injuries in the 100 block of Tomlyn Road in unincorporated Shelby County, near the City of Montevallo. Deputies from the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area and discovered a white female injured from several gunshot wounds. The victim reported that while walking in the area, a vehicle (unknown make or model) drove past her and turned around. The vehicle then drove back by at which point an unknown subject exited the car and began to shoot at the victim. The victim was transported to a local hospital and is currently receiving medical treatment. A crime scene was established in the area and Investigators from our Criminal Investigations Division responded to the scene, and began their investigation into the shooting incident. The investigation is still ongoing, but Shelby County Investigators believe that the shooting was an isolated incident between the individuals involved.

The Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with more information about this shooting incident to contact Investigator Terry Lowery at (205) 670-6307 or You can also call the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office at 205-669-4181.

You can also submit an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777, or on their website at

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