Decatur police identify suspect and victim in deadly shooting at Brookridge Apartments, no charges filed

DECATUR, Ala. — Decatur police are investigating a deadly late-night shooting.

According to police, a 911 call came in around 11:00 Sunday night about a shooting at the Brookridge Apartment complex just off of Austinville Road. Police have confirmed neither the shooter nor the person shot lived there.

The caller, who the police have identified but who we are no longer naming unless he is charged, stated that he had just shot someone.

Shooting victim identified

When law enforcement arrived, they found 23-year-old Chaz Harris shot multiple times outside of an apartment building. He was already dead.

Decatur police say the investigation is still ongoing and no charges are being filed at this time.