Man faces murder charges for Ashford homicide

Man faces murder charges for Ashford homicide
20-year-old Deonte Latarus Gilmore is facing a murder charge. (Source: Houston County Sheriff's Office)

ASHFORD, Ala. (WTVY) - One man is behind bars while officials investigate a homicide in Ashford.

According to the Houston County Sheriff’s Office, 20-year-old Deonte Latarus Gilmore is facing a murder charge.

Late Saturday night at a house on Harrison Street, a man was shot to death. Major Bill Rafferty tells WTVY this is an open and active investigation.

WTVY will continue to follow this story as more details become available.

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