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HPD: 15-year-old charged with murder following a shooting on Monroe Street

Published: Oct. 10, 2021 at 6:15 AM CDT
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - One person was fatally injured after a shooting at a hotel on Sunday, October 10.

Huntsville police charged a 15-year-old with murder in connection to the shooting. The Huntsville Police Department says the shooting happened at Embassy Suites on Monroe St. just after 1:00 a.m. The victim was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to HPD, 18-year-old Tyree Humphrey died at the hospital following the shooting. HPD Major Crimes Unit Investigators believe the suspect and victim were acquaintances, and the shooting stemmed from a verbal altercation.

This is an ongoing investigation. WAFF 48 will update this story as we learn more.

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