2 arrested in shooting that left 3 wounded inside SUV
Suspects also shot, police say
UPDATE: Mobile police arrested two people in connection with a shooting that left three victims wounded inside a sport-utility vehicle Tuesday evening.
Officers responded to the 8200 block of Ziegler Boulevard around 7:20 p.m. Tuesday and found the three of the victims with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle stopped in the roadway. According to authorities, the victims were approached by two armed subjects who demanded the victims’ property. The subjects began firing into the air and one of the victims returned fire and struck two of the subjects. The subjects returned fire and struck the victims’ vehicle multiple times as well as wounding the victims inside, police said.
The subjects fled the scene prior to police arrival. The victims were taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.
Police were later dispatched to an area hospital concerning two subjects with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds and determined that they were involved in the earlier incidents.
Quade Fussell, 18, and Colton Busby, 20, both of Mobile, were treated then taken to the Mobile County Metro Jail. Each faces three counts of first-degree assault, three counts of first-degree robbery, and one count of shooting into an occupied vehicle. Their bond hearings are scheduled for Thursday, according to jail records.
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Three people were shot inside a bullet riddled SUV Tuesday evening.
The vehicle stopped in the middle of Zeigler Boulevard, just west of Schillinger Road around 8 p.m.
It’s unclear where the shots were fired.
FOX10 was told the victims’ wounds are not life-threatening.
Zeigler Boulevard was closed in both directions as Mobile police looked through the SUV.
FOX10 is working to get more information.
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