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Tuscaloosa Co. homicide unit makes an arrest in cold case

Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit officers arrested Alvin Travis on capital murder and assault charges stemming from a Jan. 2010 shooting. Source: WBRC video Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit officers arrested Alvin Travis on capital murder and assault charges stemming from a Jan. 2010 shooting. Source: WBRC video
TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) -

Tuscaloosa County authorities have arrested a man in a murder case that's more than three years old.

On Wednesday, officers with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit charged Alvin Travis with capital murder and two counts of assault.

Police say Travis shot Eddie Williams, Jr. at a residence in the 2900 block of 21st Street around 4 a.m. January 16, 2010. Williams was shot multiple times and later died at DCH Regional Medical Center. Police say Travis also shot two other people during the incident.

The homicide unit and West Alabama Narcotics Task force took Travis into around 1:15 p.m. today. He is being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on no bond.

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