HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — The Huntsville Police Department (HPD) says a man has been arrested in connection with a shooting death on North Memorial Parkway.
HPD said 33-year-old Kevon Clifton was arrested and charged with murder Sunday in connection with a shooting in a parking lot at 1024 North Memorial Parkway.
An HPD spokesperson said officers responded to a shooting call in the 1000 block of North Memorial Parkway shortly after 1 p.m. The department said officers arrived and found 52-year-old Joel Adam Broussard unresponsive and lying in the parking lot.
According to HPD, officers believe a verbal altercation led up to the shooting. The department said officers are currently working to notify the victim’s family and the victim’s identity will be released pending notification.
An HPD spokesperson said officers found Clifton walking away from the shooting scene minutes after the shooting took place. According to HPD, he was taken into custody without incident.
HPD says they believe the shooting to be an isolated incident.
Jail records show that Clifton was booked into the Madison County Jail at 5:13 p.m. Sunday. He is being held without bond