A woman was hurt early Wednesday morning after she was shot while leaving downtown Tuscaloosa's Temerson Square, according to police investigators.

Captain Marty Sellers, the co-commander of the multi-agency Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit, said officers were called to the entertainment district on 4th Street on reports of a shooting early Wednesday morning.

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Sellers said two women, both of whom are Tuscaloosa County residents, got into a physical fight at one of the bars in Temerson Square.

As one of the women left the area, the other allegedly pulled out a gun and shot into her vehicle.

Sellers said the victim was struck by the gunfire and hurt, but described her injuries as not life-threatening.

The VCU, which is made up of officers from the Tuscaloosa and Northport Police Departments, UAPD investigators and sheriff's deputies, is working the case.

No further details were available at 5:45 Wednesday morning. Stay connected to the Tuscaloosa Thread for updates as they are released.


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