Houston County Sheriff’s Office working homicide

Houston County Sheriff’s Office investigating homicide

HOUSTON COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - The Houston County Sheriff’s Office confirms they are investigating a homicide after a man was found dead in the Lucy community.

Sheriff Donald Valenza confirms the man, who has not been identified, was found dead at a home off County Road 81. He says the call initially came in as an assault and law enforcement was directed to the home.

Valenza says investigators are in the initial stages of the case and declined to release information about the how the victim died, who made the 911 call, and how they were directed to the home.

No arrests have been made in the case, more information is expected to be released at a later date.

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