Two arrested in Chilton Co. murder - Montgomery Alabama news.

Two arrested in Chilton Co. murder

Joshua Ready Joshua Ready
Christopher Kroeger Christopher Kroeger
Steven Dorough (Courtesy: The Dorough family) Steven Dorough (Courtesy: The Dorough family)

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VERBENA, AL (WSFA) - Two people are in custody, accused of shooting and killing a man in Chilton County.

The suspects, identified as 21-year-old Christopher Kroeger and 18-year-old Joshua Ready, are charged with murder in the death of 18-year-old Steven Dorough of Marbury.

Chief Deputy Shane Mayfield of the Chilton Co. Sheriff's Department said the incident happened around dawn Sunday, December 27. A witness reported the crime to Prattville police, who in turn called Chilton County authorities.

Sheriff's deputies went to the scene, a residence in the 8000 block of Chilton Co. Rd. 59, where they found Kroeger and Ready.

Investigators later found Dorough's body on the property.

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PHOTO SOURCE: Chilton County Sheriff's Office

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