On Saturday September 14, 2019 at 7:57am Jefferson County Deputies were dispatched to investigate a shooting incident that occurred at 6625 Aaron Aronov Drive Fairfield, Al. Deputies responded and were able to determine that a shot had been fired but no one was struck by gunfire. Investigators found that there had been a dispute between men riding in the same car together. At one point the driver pulled the car off the roadway exited the car and fired a shot at a man sitting in the back seat. The man was injured by the breaking glass but not by the bullet. The man then fled from the car and ran to a nearby business. The shooting victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of minor wounds. Investigators are reviewing witness reports and available video. This case is still under investigation.
The missing child, 4-year-old Jarren Austin, Jr., who was reported earlier as missing has been located and is safe.