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Tuscumbia police identify victim in deadly shooting

The department says a motive has not been determined at this time.

Posted: Sep 3, 2019 10:31 AM
Updated: Sep 3, 2019 3:47 PM

Update: The shooting victim has been identified as 34-year-old John Thomas Call from Tennessee, according to Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan.

The shooting was called in to 911 at around 9:45 p.m. Monday night. They say Call was found in a white pickup truck at the corner of John Street and Hobson Street.

The department says a motive has not been determined at this time, and they are still interviewing witnesses and potential persons of interest. The body has been sent to forensics for an autopsy.


From earlier:

The Tuscumbia Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting.

Police said they found a man's body inside a vehicle parked under a carport at a home on John Street about 10 p.m. Monday. He had gunshot wounds

Police said they are working to locate a person(s) of interest.

Stay with WAAY 31 on air and online for updates.

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