Coroner identifies 19-year-old victim in deadly shooting investigation, police searching for suspected shooter

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Madison County Coroner confirmed that 19-year-old Dimitrick Mims Jr. is dead after a fatal shooting. Police are trying to find the person responsible.

Emergency crews were called to Tucker Drive around 2:00 this morning for a call about a shooting. They arrived to find a Mims and confirmed that the cause of death was a gunshot wound.

Police blocked off the road for the investigation.

Investigators say they have the name and a vehicle description for the suspected shooter, and they’re looking for that person. No arrests have been made. Officials say they are investigating the incident as a homicide.

Huntsville police ask you to call them if you have any information that could help in the investigation.