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University of West Georgia student in stable condition after shooting near Tuscaloosa strip

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TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) -

Tuscaloosa police and UAPD responded to a shooting in the 1400 block of 6th Street near the strip around 2:15 Sunday morning. 

A 19-year-old male was found lying in a parking lot next to his vehicle with two gunshot wounds to the face. Police say he is in stable condition and is expected to survive.

According to police, witnesses say the victim was shot while selling narcotics to three unknown black males. Another witness reported they heard gunshots and saw a white 4-door vehicle leaving the scene before finding the victim.

The victim was rushed to DCH and transferred to UAB Hospital. 

He was visiting with friends to watch the Alabama game.

Check back for more updates on this developing story.

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