815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Henry Reyes                              Wendell Johnson

    Chief of Police                    Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
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Huntsville Police Make Arrest In Mason Court Homicide


Huntsville, Alabama (July 18, 2007) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit have charged a 19-year-old man with Murder. Investigator Charlie Gray said Demarcus Kent of 122 A Mason Court is accused of killing 29-year-old William Lee McComb. McComb’s body was found in a pickup truck Saturday morning, July 14th at 104 Mason Court. He had been shot to death.


Gray said more arrests are pending and he could not provide additional details at this time. Kent was arrested this afternoon and booked in the Madison County Metro Jail.