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Arrest Made In Murder of George Carl Jarrett

Published on November 29, 2017

Huntsville Police Major Crimes Investigators have charged Taurus DeWayne Oliver, 39 of Huntsville, with Murder in connection with the September 30, 2017 shooting of George Carl Jarrett, of Meridianville, Al.


On Saturday September 30, 2017 at approximately 6:50 PM Huntsville Police received a call about a traffic accident near the intersection of Adventist Boulevard and Wynn Drive.  Upon arriving the driver of the vehicle was found to be suffering from a gunshot wound.  The victim, 34 year old George Jarrett was pronounced dead at the scene, after succumbing to his injuries.  Follow-up investigation determined that Oliver and Jarrett were in some type of argument prior to the shooting.


The investigation is ongoing, and other arrest may follow.