- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 18, 2016

DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) - Police have released the identity of the man killed in a shooting at a Dothan house.

According to a statement from the Dothan police, 38-year-old William Craig Hawkins was found dead Monday night in his home. Hawkins’ body was taken to the state Department of Forensic Sciences for an autopsy to determine an official cause of death.

Police responded to the residence Monday evening in response to a firearm assault call.

Houston County Coroner Robert Byrd says he responded to the scene at about 2 a.m. Tuesday. He says the victim sustained a single fatal gunshot wound to the chest.

No one has been arrested in the killing. The investigation is ongoing.


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