Huntsville Police: Man Charged With Capital Murder In Monday Night Shooting

Posted on: 7:16 pm, April 8, 2013, by , and , updated on: 03:19pm, April 9, 2013

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police have more answers about a deadly shooting that happened Monday night.  They also have a person in custody.

Patrick Connell Larnce (Photo: Huntsville Police Dept.)

Patrick Connell Larnce (Photo: Huntsville Police Dept.)

Police have arrested Patrick Connell Larnce, 34.  He is charged with capital murder.  Police say Larnce shot Mark Schillo, 50, last night.

Police say the shooting happened in the 3900 block of Melody Road.  Schillo tried to drive himself to the hospital, but stopped at the corner of Chase Road and Meridian Street about 6:30 p.m. Monday and called 911.  Police and paramedics rushed to help him.

Schillo was taken to Huntsville Hospital, but died there.

The suspect, Larnce, is being held in the Huntsville/Madison County Metro Jail without bond. Police say the investigation is ongoing, and they could make more arrests.

Police responded to help the shooting victim, Mark Schillo, at the corner of Chase Road and Meridian Street.  Schillo called 911 from that location. (Photo: Alex Lynch, WHNT News 19)

Police responded to help the shooting victim, Mark Schillo, at the corner of Chase Road and Meridian Street. Schillo called 911 from that location. (Photo: Alex Lynch, WHNT News 19)