BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A man who is facing an attempted sexual extortion charge was shot in Etowah County Friday night.
Deputies identified him as 23-year-old Dustin Lee Gibbs, of Attalla. They received a report at 7 p.m. that a man with a gunshot wound was walking near Hwy. 431.
Gibbs had been arrested Thursday but was released from the Etowah County Jail on $6,000 bond.
Gibbs was airlifted to Birmingham for treatment. Investigators did not know his condition.