1 Dead in Montgomery Shooting

The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation following the shooting death of Jamichael Stokes, 28, of Montgomery.

About 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 14, police officers were flagged down by a motorist near the intersection of Chisholm Street and Lower Wetumpka Road. The motorist had observed an adult male in distress on Creative Street and was attempting to transport him to a hospital for treatment when he saw police officers and sought their assistance.

Fire medics responded to the location and determined that the adult male, Stokes, had sustained a gunshot wound that proved fatal. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

MPD quickly located the site of the shooting in the 2800 block of Creative Street.

Officers are continuing to investigate to determine the circumstances that led to Stokes’ death. No arrest has been made at this time, and no additional information is available for release in connection to this continuing investigation.

Police ask individuals with knowledge of this shooting to call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP, Secret Witness at 625-4000 or MPD at 625-2831.

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