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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department has named a suspect wanted in connection with the February 9 homicide at the Economy Inn on the West South Boulevard.

Authorities are searching for 27-year-old Brandon Britt in connection with the shooting death of 38-year-old Robert Gatz.

Investigators were called to the Economy Inn in the 900 block of the West South Boulevard Saturday, February 9,  where they found a victim who sustained multiple gunshot wounds. Gatz was pronounced dead on the scene.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Britt is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP, Secret Witness at 262-4000, or the Montgomery Police Department at 625-2831.

Gatz's death was Montgomery's ninth homicide of 2013.

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