SHEFFIELD, Ala. (WHNT) — A man turned himself in to Sheffield Police on Tuesday after a fatal shooting last weekend.
According to Sheffield Police, the drive-by shooting happened on Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m. on Southeast 17th Street. Upon arrival, the victim, K’Vion Lamont Ruffin, was already taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound. He was later airlifted to Huntsville Hospital in critical condition.
Sheffield Police confirmed the victim passed away from his injuries on Tuesday night.
The suspect, Andre Quashawn Horrison, turned himself in around 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon.
Horrison was taken to the Colbert County Jail, where he is being held on an attempted murder warrant with a $500,000 bond. Sheffield Police say they are working with the District Attorney’s office to upgrade the charge to murder.