Saturday Night Selma Shooting Now a Murder Investigation

From the West Alabama Newsroom–  A woman who was shot outside a Selma lounge Saturday night has died — now police are investigating a murder.

Thirty-seven year old Taffaney Berry was shot Saturday night while attending a gathering at a lounge on the 1400 block of Marie Foster Street.

Berry was standing outside with her husband when someone started shooting. She was shot in the neck and upper torso and her husband was shot in the leg. She died from her injuries Tuesday night.

Lucretia Smith is Berry’s cousin.

“This is hard to take. I don’t want to accept it. She didn’t deserve this,” said Smith.

Anyone with information that could help police find whoever is responsible for the crime — call (334) 874-2125.

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