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CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. – Cullman County Coroner Jeremy Kilpatrick has released the identity of the two killed Monday night during a home invasion. Stephen K. Griffith, 71,  and Patrick O. Walker, 45, died in the incident.

Investigators say Walker shot and killed Griffith, the homeowner, when he entered a home on County Road 1301 around 5:00.  They say another person inside the home then shot and killed Walker.


The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office plans to hold a news conference at 3:00 Tuesday afternoon.