BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Police say a man has been shot at a shopping center in Birmingham.

Birmingham Police Sgt. Bryan Shelton tells ( ) that the shooting occurred around 12:45 p.m. Saturday outside City Gear. Police say the man suffered life-threatening injuries and being treated at UAB Hospital.

Shelton says a person of interest in the shooting is currently in custody.

The name of the victim has not been released. Police are still investigation the motive of the shooting.

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