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1 dead, 1 injured in Montgomery shooting on Biltmore Avenue

Published: Oct. 27, 2021 at 11:04 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2021 at 10:17 PM CDT
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a man dead and a woman injured Tuesday night.

According to Capt. Saba Coleman, officers responded to Biltmore Avenue near Federal Drive around 10:15 p.m. Tuesday after receiving a report of gunshots and a person being shot.

Multiple WSFA 12 News viewers reported hearing a large number of gunshots in that area.

Ivory Brooks Jr., 24, of Montgomery, was transported to a hospital by a personal vehicle and was pronounced dead, Coleman said.

A woman also suffered a gunshot wound and was taken to a hospital. Police said her injuries weren’t life-threatening.

Police are conducting a death investigation and say the circumstances of the shooting are under investigation.

Police ask anyone with knowledge of this case to call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP, Secret Witness at 625-4000 or MPD at 625-2831.

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