Published: Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 7:23 PM ??? Updated: Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 7:32 PM
A man was shot inside his house tonight in the 7000 block of Georgia Road.
Officers were called to the house, which is across the street from Gate City Elementary School, shortly after 6 p.m.
John Lloyd said the victim is his neighbor, and he knows him only by the name Will. He said the victim is about 60 years old and lives alone with two dogs.
"I went to see how he was, and I seen all that blood all over the floor," Lloyd said.
Birmingham firefighters took the victim to UAB Hospital, but his condition was not immediately known tonight.
It was unknown if police had a suspect.
"He's a good man. He's a good neighbor," Lloyd said of the victim.
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