Friday Firearm Assault

Officials need local help in finding at least three suspects wanted for a weekend shooting.

Dothan police officers responded to a firearm assault Friday evening at 409 East Newton Street.

Fifty-year-old Sylvester Lewis reported that he had been shot by unknown suspects in his lower left leg. Lewis said at least three African American males were involved in the crime.

Investigators are currently interviewing witnesses to determine the identity of the suspects.

Lewis was treated and released from a local hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.