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Man found dead in Hartselle home

Hartselle police and the Morgan County Sheriff's Office are investigating after a person was found dead inside a home Friday night.

Posted: Jul 25, 2020 9:26 AM
Updated: Jul 27, 2020 9:14 AM

Hartselle police and the Morgan County Sheriff's Office are investigating after a person was found dead inside a home Friday night. 

The Morgan County coroner told us it's 41-year-old Anthony Shepherd.

Officials say a "check well-being" call came in late Friday night.

When police arrived to the scene, they located a deceased white male in a home on Dawson Street. 

Officials say several neighbors were interviewed by investigators. 

The coroner told us it's being investigated as a shooting incident.

The Hartselle Police Department, Morgan County Sheriff's Office, Morgan County investigators, D.A., Coroner and the Decatur C.S.I. Unit were all on scene.

The investigation is ongoing, and right now, we do not know if authorities are searching for a suspect or suspects.

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