Arrested, according to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, was Jonathan Jay Crim, 19, who was charged with assault in the first degree.
According to Sheriff Shaver, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Cherokee County Road 116 after the fight was reported and discovered Terry James Dixon, 33, of Centre, lying on the ground with a shot wound to the leg.
Witnesses at the scene stated Dixon and Galvin Christopher Dupree were in a fist fight when Jonathan Jay Crim, 19, of Attalla, pulled a gun and shot Dixon in the upper thigh.
According to the report, Crim and another person fled the scene and were found at a residence in Cedar Bluff. Crim was taken into custody and charged with first degree assault. Dixon was transported to a hospital in Gadsden and treated for his injuries, Shaver said.