Bradford Ailes


A man was shot in the foot this afternoon after the suspect became upset the victim had hit his vehicle with a car door in Southeast Decatur, according to Decatur police.

Police spokeswoman Emily Long said the victim was transported to Huntsville Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said they arrested 72-year-old Decatur resident Bradford Ailes, 1202 Palisade Court S.W., and charged him with felony second-degree assault. The name of the victim was not released.

The shooting occurred about 1:45 p.m. in the 1300 block of 13th Avenue Southeast, police said. or 256-340-2442. Twitter @DD_Wetzel.
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