UPDATE: Shoals Murder Suspect, Brother Caught In Tallahassee, FL
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Sheriff’s deputies in Lauderdale County say a man and his brother wanted in a murder investigation are now in custody.
Shannon and Jerry Brewer were arrested a short time ago in Tallahassee, Florida.
Deputies say Shannon Paul Brewer is a person of interest. His brother, Jerry Lee Brewer, allegedly helped him steal a vehicle.
The crime happened Monday night on County Road 638. One man was shot and killed, and a woman was stabbed in the arm.
Deputies were called to a crime scene Monday around 11:15 p.m. on County Road 24 near Leona Lane. They say they believe that scene is connected to the shooting and stabbing at the home on County Road 638.
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