UPDATE: Arrest Made in Man’s Shooting Death on Alabama River Parkway


Montgomery police say they have made an arrest in a man’s shooting death on Alabama River Parkway.

Police say they have charged 29-year-old Christopher Rodgers of the Monroe County community of Peterman with murder. Rodgers was taken into custody today. 

As Alabama News Network has reported, 19-year-old Eric Surles, Jr., of  Montgomery was shot and killed late Friday afternoon.

Police say because Surles was killed during the commission of a felony in which he and Rodgers committed, Rodgers was charged with murder. 

Police are releasing no other information.


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