A man is in critical condition after a predawn shooting in Tuscaloosa Thursday morning, police have confirmed.

Stephanie Taylor, a spokeswoman for the Tuscaloosa Police Department, said officers were called to the 2100 block of 14th Avenue around 2:45 a.m. Thursday on reports a man had been shot.

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They found an adult male in the road suffering from at least one gunshot wound, Taylor said.

The multi-agency Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit will investigate the shooting, which Taylor said may have taken place at the nearby Bonita Terrace apartment complex.

Captain Marty Sellers, the co-commander of the VCU, said the victim was still in critical condition around 8:30 Thursday morning. The investigation is ongoing and in its infancy.

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