Gunman Opens Fire In Alabama Bar! (11 People Injured!)
Published on July 17, 2012
Alabama police say the suspect in Tuesday's early-morning shooting that injured 11, one critically, at a Tuscaloosa bar turned himself turned himself in to authorities. "He went to a business in Jasper, and told the individuals at that business who he was and that he was sought here in connection with the shooting," Steven Anderson, the police chief in Tuscaloosa, said at a press conference. Police in Jasper were notified and contacted authorities in Tuscaloosa. The suspect's identity has not been released and no files have yet been charged. It is unclear why he turned himself in. Investigators believed the suspect, who allegedly used a military-style assault rifle, was targeting an individual inside the Copper Top Bar.