Guntersville police investigating Saturday morning shooting death

Guntersville police are investigating after a shooting Saturday morning at 1:35 a.m.

Posted: Mar 6, 2021 8:57 PM
Updated: Mar 8, 2021 5:33 PM

UPDATE:

Guntersville Police confirmed on Sunday that the victim in the shooting was 28-year-old Albertville resident Joseph Duane Alita. 

The name and any potential charges of the shooter have not been made public, pending an assessment by the Marshall County District Attorney's Office.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Guntersville Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened Saturday morning at 1:35 a.m.

Police received reports of an incident at a nightspot at the top of the mountain that continued into a nearby parking lot.

The male suspect shot the male victim multiple times.

At last check, no charges have been filed yet, but the shooter has been questioned by police. 

The Marshall County District Attorney's Office is determining if charges will be filed. The identities of the two men have not been released.

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