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Two men charged with murder in Huntsville

Published: Nov. 17, 2021 at 6:30 PM CST
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Two people are charged with murder after one man was found dead at an apartment in Huntsville on Saturday.

According to the Huntsville Police Department, 32-year-old Mannery Fletcher and 32-year-old Edward Pugh were charged with murder after 54-year-old Christopher Martin was found dead inside an apartment in the 4500 block of Foster Avenue.

Police responded to the apartment around 8 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 13. HPD Major Crimes Unit Investigators believe the victim and suspects were acquaintances, and a physical altercation led to Martin’s death.

Police say Fletcher was taken into custody Tuesday evening and Pugh was apprehended Wednesday afternoon by HPD’s Anti-Crime Team.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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