Covering Crenshaw County: A Double Murder Shocks the Small Town of Highland Home

By Mario Hendricks - bio | email

HIGHLAND HOME, AL (WSFA) -- An attempted robbery turns into a double murder in Crenshaw County.

It happened at Kelly's Grocery on Highway 331 in Highland Home near the Montgomery County line.

The sheriff tells us a gunman went into the store and shot and killed a man and woman during a robbery.

The Alabama Bureau of Investigation (ABI) is helping with the investigation and police are still not releasing many details this morning.

ABI Chief, Maj. Jerry Conner, says that "not a whole lot of details can be discussed until the crime scene is further developed, everything will have to be cleared through the attorney general's office."
Investigators do say that they are following some leads. Stay with WSFA 12 News and to get more updated information concerning this story.