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

                      
 

 

Huntsville Murder Suspect Arrested by Baltimore Police

 

Huntsville, Alabama (May 20, 2008) A ongoing investigation involving the Huntsville Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit and the U.S. Marshall’s Fugitive Task has led to a second murder suspect being arrested in Baltimore, Maryland. The murder took place in Huntsville last summer.

 

Spokesman Wendell Johnson said Investigators in Huntsville received an anonymous tip that Darrell Mason, age 19, was living in Maryland. Federal authorities located Mason and held him on a Fugitive From Justice Warrant. Mason and Demarcus Kent, age 20, have been charged with the murder of 29-year-old William Lee McComb. McComb’s body was found in a pickup truck Saturday morning, July 14, 2007 at 104 Mason Court. He had been shot to death. Mason will be held in a Baltimore, Maryland Jail until he is extradited back to Huntsville to stand trial for Murder. Kent was released from the Madison County Metro Jail November 7, 2007. His bond was $5,000.