UPDATE: Man charged in woman’s murder on Brookside Drive in Huntsville

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Police say they’ve arrested a 22-year-old man for murder.  The crime happened late Sunday night in the 2100 block of Brookside Drive, just west of the intersection of Memorial Parkway and Governors Drive.

Alfonso Collier (Photo: Huntsville Police Department)
Alfonso Collier (Photo: Huntsville Police Department)

Just before 11 p.m. police were called to the scene and found 27-year-old Laricia Foster outside the home suffering from a single gunshot wound.  HEMSI paramedics rushed Foster to Huntsville Hospital where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police interviewed several witnesses and took one person into custody.  They have charged Alfonso Collier of Huntsville with murder.  They say the two were involved in a domestic dispute and Collier shot Foster.

Brookside Drive was blocked off for several hours while police spoke with witnesses and collected evidence.

Collier is being held in the Madison County Jail.