Update: Name Released of Woman Shot and Killed in Downtown Montgomery

Montgomery police have now released the name of the woman who was shot and killed in downtown Montgomery Wednesday evening.

Police say 58-year-old Lana Herbert of Montgomery was shot in the 100 block of Commerce Street around 6 p.m.  She was pronounced dead at the scene. In addition, police say a man was also shot and taken to the hospital with a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Investigators say it appears the shooting was domestic-related.  They believe the man shot the woman before shooting himself. Police say charges are pending against him. Police have not released his name.

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