DECATUR, Ala. — The Decatur Police Department arrested a 62-year-old man in relation to a shooting that took place at a Decatur gas station on March 3.
Police say they responded to a shooting call at a gas station located at 1202 Moulton Street W on March 3 and upon arrival located a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg.
Melvin Keith Dancy, 62, of Decatur was developed as a suspect over the course of the investigation. Police found Dancy nearby with a firearm in his possession, police say.
The Decatur Police Department said the weapon was later determined to have been reported stolen from a vehicle on February 6.
Dancy has been charged with second-degree assault and second-degree receiving stolen property. He was taken to the Morgan County Correctional Facility on a $5,000 bond.
The gunshot victim was taken to a nearby hospital to receive treatment for a non-life-threatening injury.