On Friday, January 3 at approximately 6:49 a.m., officers from the Huntsville Police Department were dispatched to a report of a shooting in the 200 block of Evergreen.
The initial investigation indicates that an elderly man shot his stepson.
It appears that the stepson may have surprised his stepfather, which led to the shooting. Neither of the individuals' names are being released at this time.
The stepson was life-flighted to Houston Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg.
His condition is not known at the time of this release.
The investigation is ongoing.