Victim Shot Dead In Alabama, Police Arrested A Suspect And Working To Determine A Motive

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Source: MEGA; Albertville police

Apr. 11 2022, Published 11:15 a.m. ET

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A man has been charged in connection to a fatal shooting in Alabama as police say they are working to determine the motive.

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Last week, police were dispatched to a home near Albertville, Alabama. When officers arrived, they found a 30-year-old man with gunshot wounds.

The victim was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to Albertville police. The victim was identified as Brandon Charles Bennett.

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Investigators named Michael Wayne Childress, 24, as a suspect. He was arrested a few hours after the incident.


Police said they are working to determine a motive in the case. There are no other suspects in the crime.

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Authorities charged Childress with murder and he was booked into jail.

alabama shooting
Source: MEGA; Albertville police

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