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Death Investigation

Published on May 14, 2021

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The Huntsville Police Department is conducting a death investigation for an incident that occurred on Wednesday, May 12. Officers responded to a call shortly before 7 p.m. about an altercation at home on the 2800 block of Brett Road.

When officers arrived, they discovered Alex West, 31, suffering from a gunshot wound(s). West was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators believe a domestic-related shooting stemmed from an altercation.

The case will be presented to a Madison County Grand Jury. No further information can be released at this time.