ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) – Athens Police say one woman is dead and one man has been arrested after a domestic violence related shooting early Sunday morning.
Officers with the Athens Police Department responded to a call they received at about 4 a.m. on Sunday reporting a domestic violence related shooting on Oakdale Ridge Lane.
When officers arrived, they say they found a female victim in the driveway. The woman was taken to Huntsville Hospital for treatment, but died from her injuries a few hours later. APD identified the woman as Alexis Garth, 26, of Athens.
Authorities say 20-year-old Kyruan Yarbrough of Athens was arrested at the scene and charged with Capital Murder.
Athens Police are still investigating.