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Man charged in Montgomery shooting

According to Captain Regina Duckett, Benitez Sankey is charged with first-degree assault in...
According to Captain Regina Duckett, Benitez Sankey is charged with first-degree assault in connection to the shooting on Sept. 28 in the 3900 block of Woodley Road.(Source: Montgomery County Detention Facility)
Updated: Oct. 12, 2018 at 11:49 AM CDT
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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department has charged a 42-year-old man in a September shooting.

According to Captain Regina Duckett, Benitez Sankey is charged with first-degree assault in connection to the shooting on Sept. 28 in the 3900 block of Woodley Road. The victim sustained a serious gunshot wound and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

The initial investigation indicated the shooting stemmed from an argument over narcotics, and Sankey was identified as the suspect. He was arrested Thursday.

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