Murder suspect convicted of manslaughter, first-degree assault

Investigators said Brian Simpson fled the state after killing a man in May of 2017.

Posted: Dec 17, 2018 11:19 AM
Updated: Dec 17, 2018 11:22 AM

Brian Simpson, 38, has been convicted on charges of manslaughter and first-degree assault. Investigators said he fled the state after killing a man in Huntsville in May of 2017.

Simpson was indicted on charges of murder, attempted murder and first-degree assault on June 19, 2018. Opening statements in his trial began Tuesday, December 11. 

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