Man charged with murder in Saturday Montgomery shooting
Montgomery police have charged a man in connection to a fatal shooting Saturday morning.
Police say 20-year-old Prattville resident Jalen Walker has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 40-year-old Montgomery resident Shelby McGhee.
Police and fire medics responded to the 3400 block of Mobile Highway around 12:40 a.m. where they found the victim in life-threatening condition. The victim died on the scene, police confirmed.
Police identified Walker as a suspect in the shooting. He was taken into custody Thursday and placed in the Montgomery County Detention Facility under a $1.5 million bail.
McGhee’s death marks the city’s 37th homicide of 2022.
No additional details, including a motive, were released.