Montgomery Police investigate first murder of 2009

Montgomery, Ala. (WSFA) -- Police in the Capital City are investigating Montgomery's first murder of 2009.

Investigators found Shawn Rodgers, 32, shot in the neck at the Peddler's Inn on Mobile Highway early Thursday morning.

Authorities also found a woman, 30, who had been shot.

Medics rushed both victims to a local hospital.  The woman is expected to recover.

If you have any information, police urge you to call the Montgomery Area CrimeStoppers hotline at (334) 215-STOP.

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