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Lewis Morris
Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Dr. Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043



Investigators Arrest Murder Suspect



Huntsville, Alabama (February 14, 2014) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit have arrested Brandon L. Moore, B/M, DOB 5/9/96, of Huntsville, with the shooting death of Delawrence Andrew Thomas, B/M, DOB 6/22/94, of Huntsville. The shooting occurred around midnight on February 13, 2014 at the 6400 Block of Hollow Rd.   The victim was transported to Huntsville Hospital by HEMSI where he later died from his injuries.

The offender and the victim appear to be close acquaintances.

We will be available today from 2 p.m to 3:30 pm in the 2nd floor conference room of the Public Safety Center to answer any questions pertaining to this investigation.