Opelika Police Department

A 24-year-old is recovering after being shot in Opelika early Saturday morning, police said.

Opelika police responded to a gunshot victim in the 100 block of Chester Avenue at about 2:37 a.m. Saturday.

The victim was taken to Piedmont Medical Center in Columbus, Georgia, with non-life threatening injuries. There is no suspect description, police said.

The case remains under investigation and no other details were available Monday.

Police ask anyone with information on this incident to contact the Opelika Police Department Investigative Division at 334-705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at 334-745-8665.


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