815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Henry Reyes
Police Chief
(256) 427-7001
Sgt. Mark Roberts
Public Information Officer
(256) 427-7197


Suspect Arrested in Homicide

Huntsville, Alabama (March  18, 2010
) On March 18, 2010, Investigators of the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit arrested 67 y/o Manla Anderson of Huntsville and charged him with Murder & Certain Persons Forbidden to Possess a Firearm. This arrest was the result of an investigation into the murder of Michael Porter, 47 y/o that occurred on March 07, 2010 at 2303 Poplar Ave. in Huntsville. Mr. Anderson was the father of Mr. Porter.  Investigators are still investigating this incident and further details will be released later. The suspect was booked in the Madison County Metro Jail awaiting bond.