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Woman dies after being shot in the head in Lawrence County

A 29-year-old woman died Friday morning after being shot in the head on Lawrence County Road 188.

Posted: Oct 9, 2020 9:07 AM
Updated: Oct 9, 2020 12:33 PM

UPDATE: According to a spokesman with the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, the victim has died as a result of the shooting. At this time, no charges have been filed related to the shooting but investigators know the identity of the shooter. 

PREVIOUS STORY: According to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, a woman was flown to Huntsville Hospital early Friday morning after being shot in the head.

Around 12:25 a.m., deputies were called to a home on County Road 188 near Moulton where the 29-year-old woman was found. The Alabama State Bureau of Investigation is assisting in the investigation. 

Investigators say they know the identity of the person that shot the woman but did not release any more information. Deputies say this is considered an isolated incident and there is no danger to the community. 

At approximately 12:25 a.m. on Friday, October 9, 2020 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting...

Posted by Lawrence County Alabama Sheriff's Office on Friday, October 9, 2020
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