Suspect charged in Muscle Shoals woman’s murder

Suspect charged in Muscle Shoals woman’s murder

MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF) - A suspect is in custody following a fatal shooting in Muscle Shoals Monday night.

Muscle Shoals police say they were dispatched to the shooting on A.C. Curry Street at 7:54 p.m.

The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Amber Streitmatter. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police also identified 30-year-old Benjamin Andrew Davenport as the suspect. He was taken into custody and charged with capital murder.

Davenport is being held without bond at the Colbert County Jail.

The Colbert County Sheriff’s Office was called in to assist Muscle Shoals police with the investigation.

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