2 dead in shooting in Athens, authorities released identities

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ATHENS, Ala. – Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting in Athens. The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that two victims were found shot on Airfield Street around 8 p.m.

Public Information Officer Stephen Young confirms Adolfo Sanchez-Ocampo and Rigoberto Sanchez-Ocampo were the two victims of the shooting. He adds Adolfo lived in the mobile home and died on the scene while Rigoberto lived in Elkmont. Rigoberto was transported to Huntsville Hospital but later succumbed to his wound.

Officials are searching for a “short heavyset Hispanic” man in connection to the investigation.


Trending Stories