Albertville man fatally shot following reported bar fight in Guntersville

Police are investigating a deadly shooting that took place in Guntersville

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - A bar fight ended in a shooting death on Saturday in Guntersville.

According to the Guntersville Police Department, officers are investigating a deadly shooting that happened last weekend. Police were called to reports of a fight at Stillwater Bar & Grill in Guntersville early Saturday morning that then continued down the street at Bubba Ritos.

Joseph Duane Alita, age 28 of Albertville, was fatally shot in the parking lot of Bubba Ritos around 1:35 a.m.

Wesley Abernathy, age 27, has been charged with murder and is currently in the Marshall County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

The incident is still under investigation.

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