Hoover police investigate father-son shooting

Hoover police investigate father-son shooting
Local authorities located a deceased body on Carolina Beach Saturday morning

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Hoover police are investigating after a father admitting to shooting his 61-year-old son multiple times Saturday afternoon.

HPD arrived at the 3500 block of Polo Parc Court after receiving a call about a shooting around 2:20 p.m. At the scene officers found a 61-year-old man suffering from several gunshot wounds. The man was transported to UAB Hospital with serious injuries.

According to police, the victim’s father called 911 to report that he had shot his son during a domestic violence situation. He was transported to the Hoover Police Department for questioning and is reported to be cooperating with the investigation.

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