Huntsville man charged with murder after shooting at apartment complex


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Huntsville man was charged with murder after an apartment shooting left one person dead and injured another person early Friday morning.

Quentaveis Shaquan Fletcher, 24, was shot and later died at the hospital. The second victim was transported to the hospital with minor injuries and has been released.

Huntsville Police Department charged Michael Anthony McDade Jr., 23, with murder and he was booked into the Madison County Jail.

HPD and HEMSI were dispatched to the scene around 4:30 Friday morning at the Brixworth apartments near Bridge Street Town Center. HPD upgraded the shooting to a death investigation around 7:30 a.m.

HPD Major Crimes Unit investigators believe the shooting stemmed from a domestic-related altercation involving McDade’s family member and her boyfriend.

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