State trooper, six-year-old shot during party in Tuscaloosa

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) - A six-year-old boy and an off-duty Alabama state trooper were both shot when a man opened fire at a Tuscaloosa home during a party there.

The boy was seriously injured and is being treated for a gunshot wound to his back at Children's Hospital in Birmingham. The trooper was shot once in the leg and was being treated at DCH Regional Medical Center.

Shawn Demetric Foster is charged with attempted murder. He is being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail.

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