2 men taken to DCH after shooting at Motel 6 in Tuscaloosa

Published: Jun. 22, 2021 at 6:36 AM CDT
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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - Tuscaloosa authorities made an arrest and are investigating a shooting at a motel.

The shooting happened just before 6 a.m. Tuesday at the Motel 6 on McFarland Boulevard East.

When officers arrived, they found a 31-year-old man shot once in the abdomen and another man injured. The shooting victim was a Tuscaloosa resident.

Officers said they detained multiple witnesses in the case. After talking with the involved witnesses and reviewing evidence in the case, investigators obtained a warrant for Assault 2 and Certain Persons Forbidden to Possess a Firearm on 32-year-old Sid Antwan Carter of Tuscaloosa. 

Tuscaloosa Police believe the case has some involvement with narcotics.

None of the injuries appear to be life-threatening. Carter is being held at the Tuscaloosa County Jail pending bond.

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