UPDATED @ 9:25 PM. DEVELOPING: Homicide Investigation Underway on Scott RoadMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Apr 28 2021 3:46 PM
DOTHAN: Dothan Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 2500 block of Scott Road. Police are on the scene and are investigating the call as a homicide. Dothan Police Investigators are going door to door interviewing the neighbors.
No more information is available at this time.
UPDATED @ 8:45 PM
Dothan Police have taken at least one suspect into custody for the murder on Scott Road.
Dothan Police Chief Will Benny responded to the scene today.
UPDATED @ 9:25 PM
Dothan Police Officers responded to a residence in the 2500 block of Scott Road for a medical call for service. When officers arrived on scene, they found a male victim in the residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, Ricky Turner, was identified by family members and was pronounced dead on scene.
While officers and investigators were on scene, a subject arrived at the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Trooper Post on Montgomery Highway with information about the crime.
After a lengthy interview and investigation on scene, investigators had enough probable cause to charge the individual that showed at the Trooper Post with the crime. Dexter Elliott Marsh Jr. was charged with one count of Capital Murder.
The investigation is still ongoing and anyone with information about the case is encouraged to contact Crimestoppers at 334-793-7000 or the Dothan Police Department at 334-793-0215.
Dexter Marsh Jr (27) of Dothan- Charged with Capital Murder and is being held without bond.