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HPD: Homicide investigation underway; possible suspect turns himself in

Devonte McCobbie

The incident is under investigation, according to Huntsville Police. One person was killed.

Posted: Oct 9, 2021 11:51 AM
Updated: Oct 11, 2021 3:15 PM

UPDATE: Huntsville Police said Devonte McCobbie turned himself in at Huntsville Police headquarters Saturday night.

McCobbie has been booked into the Madison County Jail on an unrelated felony charge, police said.

Investigators are speaking with him about Saturday's murder on Lakefront Drive, and a murder charge is expected in this case, according to HPD.

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UPDATE: Huntsville Police are looking for 22-year-old Devonte DeWayne McCobbie.

Major Crimes Unit investigators would like to speak with McCobbie following a deadly shooting. HPD investigators said they believe the shooting is domestic-related and is now being investigated as a homicide.

The victim’s identity is being withheld at this time, as next of kin is still being notified.

Anyone with information on McCobbie’s whereabouts is asked to contact Huntsville Police at 256-722-7100.

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PREVIOUS: Huntsville Police are investigating a shooting that happened at Sunlake at Edgewater Apartments. 

It happened around 9 a.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Lakefront Drive, according to Huntsville Police.

"The incident is under investigation, and we don't have any further info to release at this time," Huntsville Police said.

Stick with WAAY 31 for updates.

 

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