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Teen charged with Capital Murder in Montgomery

A 14-year-old boy has been charged with capital murder in Montgomery.

Police report the teen shot a 17-year-old boy to death on December 27, 2023.

The shooting took place in the 2100 block of Rexford Road.

Reports say the suspect was taken into custody Wednesday and is now in the Montgomery County Youth Detention Facility.

The teen is held without bail.

Melanie began her career as a work study student, working in the areas of news reporting, anchoring and news-gathering. After graduating from Alabama State University, she worked as a production assistant at the local NBC affiliate, WSFA-TV. As a News Director at WVAS-FM, Melanie leads her team to produce award- winning newscasts and talk shows. Her professional achievements includes News Reporter of the Year for a number of years and awards for talk show producer, by the Alabama Broadcasters Association and the Associated Press. She is an active member of the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce. Her goals are to expand the reach of WVAS FM into more homes locally, regionally and nationally.