Oxford, AL shooting suspect in custody

The suspect has ties in Huntsville.

Oxford, AL shooting suspect in custody
(Source: Oxford Police)

OXFORD, AL (WAFF) -Police in Oxford, AL say that a suspect in a Sunday shooting is now in custody.

Police searching for suspect in Oxford, AL shooting

Police reported on Monday that Dewann Brown is now in custody.

Oxford Police responded to a home invasion at a Sterling Point Apartments early Sunday morning. Authorities say the suspect, Dewann Brown, forced his way into an apartment and proceeded to shoot the victim, Valente Williams. Brown reportedly fled in a blue Dodge SUV.

Williams was taken to UAB in Birmingham. Police say he is talking and coherent.

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