At approximately 4:00 PM on Thursday, July 23, 2020, Deputies were dispatched to the 400 Block of Valley Road in Fairfield to investigate the report of a person down. When they arrived on scene, they found an 18-year-old male who had been shot in the head. The victim was alert and talking. He was transported to UAB for treatment.  He is in critical condition at this time

Detectives are continuing the investigation at this time  if you have any information on this shooting, please contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450