VICTIM STABLE AFTER WEDNESDAY NIGHT SHOOTING

The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit said a 20-year-old man is recovering at DCH Regional Medical Center after he was shot in the stomach Wednesday night.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. at Hodo Haven Apartments on East 33rd Street.

Investigators said they were told when they arrived the victim had already been taken to the hospital. After meeting the victim, police said they were told the victim had gotten into an argument during a dice game and was shot.

Investigators said they have a potential name on the suspect and recovered a gun at the crime scene, and are speaking with witnesses today.

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