Selma Police Investigating Sunday Morning Murder-Suicide
Selma police are investigating a murder-suicide following a weekend shooting in the city. Sergeant Ray Blanks says the incident happened in the 200 block of Water Avenue early Sunday, December 20.
Police found a man and woman both at the house with fatal gunshot wounds. Police identified the man as 27-year-old DaMarious Towns, and the woman as 25-year-old Shakeria Johnson. Authorities pronounced them both dead at the scene.
Sergeant Blanks says he thinks it was a situation where she wanted out of the relationship and he didn’t want out.
This is the 10th Murder for the City of Selma in 2020.