Brothers charged in Opelika murder

OPELIKA, AL (WSFA) - The Opelika Police Department arrested a second suspect Thursday afternoon in connection with the murder of a man at the VFW Club on Martin Luther King Boulevard.

Cortney Lashavious Wright, 32, was arrested in the 100 block of Oak Court around 1pm Thursday. He didn't resist arrest according to authorities. Wright's brother, Renza Danielle Wright, 22, was arrested and charged with murder four day's earlier.

The two suspects are accused of killing Justin Lydell Bryant. The victim was found in the parking lot of the VFW club suffering from a single gunshot wound to the chest. He died a short time later at East Alabama Medical Center.

The brothers are being held at the Lee County Detention Facility.