selma shooting

Update: Selma Murder Victim Identified as High School Basketball Coach

This is an update to a story that Alabama News Network first brought you Thursday night: Selma police have now identified the victim in the city’s first murder case of 2021. Police say 56-year-old Christopher Harrell was shot and killed around 6 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot of Lannie’s #2 barbecue restaurant at the corner of Medical Center Parkway…

Two Suspects in Selma Shooting That Injured 3-Year-Old Child Turn Themselves In

Two suspects wanted in connection with a shooting in Selma that injured a 3-year-old child are in police custody. Police say Kentrevious Washington and Adrian Richardson, Jr. turned themselves in to police. They are accused of shooting at a woman at a Selma apartment. Her 3-year-old child was shot. Both men are charged with attempted murder and firing a gun into an…

3-Year-Old Boy Shot in the Head in Selma

Alabama News Network is investigating the shooting of a 3-year-old boy in Selma. District Attorney Michael Jackson tells us the boy was shot in the head as two women were arguing over a man at the Magnolia Gardens Apartments.  The boy has been flown to Children’s of Alabama in Birmingham for treatment. Jackson says Cassandra Jones has been arrested in the…

Selma Police Investigate Shooting

Selma police are searching for the person who shot a man in the early morning hours of July 4. Police say at around 1:10 a.m., they responded to the Vaughan Hospital emergency room.  That’s where they say they found a 20-year-old man being treated for multiple gunshot wounds. Police say their investigation revealed that the victim and suspect were in an…

Boy Killed in Selma Shooting

From the West Alabama Newsroom — Gunfire in Selma has left a boy deadl. Lt. Tory Neely of the Selma Police Dept. told Alabama News Network that police responded to the shooting in the 1500 block of Washington Street just after noon.  Neely says officers found a boy lying in the doorway of a residence. Investigators are gathering information and…