HPD investigates fatal shooting on Melody Rd. - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

HPD investigates fatal shooting on Melody Rd.

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The shooting happened before 10 p.m. Sunday night on the 3800 block of Melody Rd. The shooting happened before 10 p.m. Sunday night on the 3800 block of Melody Rd.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Huntsville Police are investigating a fatal shooting that has been classified as a death investigation.

It happened Sunday around 9:35 p.m. on the 3800 block of Melody Road in the Edmonton Heights neighborhood.

Officers found a man lying in the street with a gunshot wound to his chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police identified the victim as 20-year-old Lawrence Alan Williams, Jr.

Witnesses told police they saw a dark colored Lexus with two people inside leaving the scene.

Investigators believe the shooting stemmed from an altercation on Hollow Road. A gun was recovered at the scene.

No suspects have been identified yet. This case is pending further investigation.

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