One dead in Deramus Avenue shooting

One person is dead after Huntsville police responded to a call of a suicidal individual at a home on Deramus Avenue.

Posted: Apr 4, 2018 12:21 AM
Updated: Apr 4, 2018 6:27 AM

According to Huntsville police, one person is dead after an incident involving a Huntsville police officer. Police received a call of a suicidal individual at a home on Deramus Avenue around 4:30 p.m.

Investigators say a shot was fired after officers arrived. They also confirmed the deceased person is the same person who they received the original 911 call about.

Police said the shooting is suicide-related but they are investigating because an officer did fire their weapon at the scene.  
No other details are available at this time. 

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