- Associated Press - Saturday, May 6, 2017

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) - A 22-year-old woman is in custody in Macon County, Alabama, after the shooting death of her 58-year-old grandmother.

The Macon County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a call Saturday off County Road 67 and found the victim dead from a single gunshot wound. WSFA-TV (https://bit.ly/2phB8UU ) reports deputies said it appears the victim was with her granddaughter, in a car in front of her home preparing to leave for a funeral when an altercation started. The granddaughter allegedly shot the grandmother during the altercation.

The sheriff’s office arrested and charged the granddaughter with murder.

The names of the victim and suspect have not been released.


Information from: WSFA-TV, https://www.wsfa.com/

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide