UPDATE: Man Killed in Shooting Monday Evening Identified

Montgomery police have identified a man that was killed in a shooting Monday evening.

The shooting happened just before 7:00 p.m. in the area of Traction Avenue and Pauline Street. This is near Lower Wetumpka Road.

Police responded to the area after receiving a report that a person had been shot. Officers made contact with an adult male victim, now identified as 42-year-old Sylvester Shackleford, of Montgomery, with a fatal gunshot wound.  Shackleford was pronounced dead on the scene.

There is no additional information available at this time.

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