Sports bar fight ends with one man shot in forehead, another in jail

Published 4:13 pm Monday, September 19, 2022

An Alabama man was reportedly shot in the forehead Saturday outside a sports bar.

Police said Gary Patterson, 48, of Foley, Alabama, was shot in the wee hours of Saturday morning and is amazingly expected to survive.

Foley police and deputies with the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3rd Base Sports Bar on U.S. 98 in Foley after getting called about a shooting there.

Investigators said the shooter had fled before they arrived, but they identified the suspect as Terrance Andre Hayes, 36, of Foley.

He was located and arrested on Sunday. He faces one count of first-degree assault and being a felon in possession of a firearm.

The victim was flown to University Hospital in Mobile and was said to be in stable condition with injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening.