MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Two Tennessee residents have been arrested and charged with murder in a Sept. 19 Montgomery homicide.
According to Montgomery Police Captain Regina Duckett, MPD charged Mitchell Call, 29, and Abigail Peace, 25, with one count of murder each; both suspects were taken into custody in Missouri on Sept. 26 by the U.S. Marshals Metropolitan Task Force in St. Louis, Mo., and the St. Louis County Police Department Bureau of Crimes against Persons.
The duo was extradited back to Montgomery on Oct. 13.
Following their arrests, Call and Peace were transported to the Montgomery County Detention Facility where they’re being held on bonds of $150,000 each.
Police and fire medics responded to the 500 block of Rosa Parks around 5:45 a.m. on Sept. 19 on a report of an unconscious man. The victim, identified as 33-year-old Montgomery resident Darrell Rudolph, had sustained a fatal injury from an assault and was pronounced dead on the scene.
According to court documents, Rudolph was stabbed to death.
Duckett advised an investigation indicates Rudolph had become a recent acquaintance of the suspects. A motive was not immediately clear.