Coroner releases name of victim found dead in Hartselle

Coroner releases name of victim found dead in Hartselle
Coroner identifies victim in deadly Hartselle shooting (Source: WAFF)

HARTSELLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Authorities identify the victim in Friday night’s deadly shooting in Hartselle.

Morgan County’s Coroner tells WAFF that Anthony Shepherd was found dead from a gunshot wound on Dawson Street Friday night.

We’re told officers responded to a check well-being call at a residence and found Shepherd’s body.

Hartselle PD, Decatur CSI Unit, Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, DA and Coroner were called to the scene.

Shepherd’s body has been transported to the state forensics lab for autopsy.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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