Argument over loud music leads to fatal shooting in Lauderdale County

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. — Deputies say neighbors arguing over loud music led to a fatal shooting in Lauderdale County.

The incident happened Saturday night on Lauderdale County Road 110 in the Pine Haven Shores subdivision.

According to investigators, Michael Moore Watson, 47, confronted and assaulted a neighbor over loud music. Deputies say Watson then turned toward a family member of the assault victim, and a man shot him.

Sheriff’s office investigators say Watson was pronounced dead at the scene.

No charges have been filed against the man who fired the gun. The case will be presented to an upcoming grand jury.