NEWS RELEASE

 

HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Henry Reyes
Police Chief
(256) 427-7001
Wendell Johnson
Public Safety Media Administrator
(256) 427-7043
   
Special Operations
(256) 427-7157
North Precinct
(256) 746-4111
West Precinct 
(256) 427-5461
South Precinct
(256) 213-4503

                       

 

HPD Arrest Suspect for Murder

 

                     Huntsville, Alabama (December, 2, 2008) Shortly after midnight, Major Crimes Unit of the Huntsville Police Department responded to a shooting at 3226 Westheimer Drive Apt.1. The investigation revealed that Quinton Hammonds, 26 years-of-age, of Huntsville, had been fatally shot. Another subject involved in the incident, Christopher McCrary, 23 years-of-age, of Huntsville was transported to Huntsville Hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm. Investigators have charged Trinyell Coats, 24 years-of age, of Huntsville with Murder. Coats is currently in the Metro Jail awaiting bond.