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Huntsville capital murder suspect's hearing moved to a later date

Demorris Lauderdale

Demorris Lauderdale is charged in the shooting death of Austin Rich.

Posted: Apr 24, 2019 9:16 PM

A man charged with capital murder for a shooting at a Huntsville apartment complex will now head to court on May 8 at 9:30 a.m. for a preliminary hearing. This hearing was originally scheduled for Wednesday. )

Demorris Lauderdale is accused of using a Glock 9mm hand gun to shoot and kill Austin Rich, 19, on March 20, 2019, at the Brixworth at Bridge Street apartments in Huntsville. )

At the time, Huntsville police said Rich was inside his girlfriend's apartment. )

He was extradited back from Clayton County, Georgia, and was booked in the Madison County Jail. Lauderdale's bond hearing is set for May 10 at 11 a.m. )

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