Limestone County shooting victim dies; juvenile now charged with murder

The victim died Tuesday night, leading authorities to upgrade an attempted murder charge against Kobe Keshon Peoples.

Posted: Feb 28, 2018 9:18 AM

A teenager who was charged with attempted murder for a Monday evening shooting is now facing a murder charge.

The Limestone County Sheriff's Office says the victim in the Monday night shooting on Wellhouse Drive died Tuesday night. As a result, authorities said Kobe Keshon Peoples, 17, now faces a murder charge.

Peoples shot the 21-year-old victim after a fight at the home in the 16000 block of Wellhouse Road.

Peoples is currently being held in the Limestone County Jail without bond.

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