Decatur Police searching for murder suspect

The male victim has not been identified.

Posted: Jun 20, 2021 2:23 PM
Updated: Jun 20, 2021 10:27 PM

Decatur Police need help locating a murder suspect who may be armed and dangerous. 

Investigators are looking for 19-year-old Mark Anthony Stephens Jr. He has an active capital murder warrant for his arrest in connection to a deadly shooting at Executive House Apartments. 

The shooting happened around 8:30 a.m. Sunday. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man dead in the parking lot with a gunshot wound. He has been identified as 44-year-old Viet Truong of Huntsville. 

Anyone with information regarding Stephens whereabouts should contact Detective Joshua Daniell at 256-341-4644 or email jdaniell@decatur-al.gov

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