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
         (256) 427-7157               (256) 746-4111           (256) 427-5461     (256) 213-4503




Huntsville Police Investigate Death of Burned Body


Huntsville, Alabama (January 24, 2008) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit have discovered the burned body of an unknown black female near a homeless camp Thursday afternoon. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said the body was at the dead end of Blake Street. Johnson said Investigators will have to await autopsy reports for positive identification and determine the exact cause of death.