DECATUR, Ala. – A Decatur man was arrested on suspicion of shooting into a home on Tuesday.
Decatur Police went to the 1800 block of O’Rorke Lane SW about a shooting investigation on March 31.
When they got there, officers found a home on O’Malley Avenue that had been hit during the shooting. No one was injured in the shooting.
Investigators said they found Michael Joseph Shortz nearby and developed him as a suspect in the case.
DPD took Shortz into custody for an interview and later charged him with discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling.
Shortz was taken to the Morgan County Jail in lieu of a $15,000 bond set by Circuit Court Judge Charles Elliott.