PHENIX CITY, Ala. (WTVM) - The Phenix City Police Department responded to a shooting at 2712 Sandfort Road in Phenix City, Alabama. The incident took place on Dec. 15 at 10:48 a.m.
The suspect, Steven Ray Harris, 61 years of age, was arrested for Capital Murder, in reference to this case.
Upon arrival, responding officers discovered a deceased male that was sitting in a vehicle. It appeared the victim had been shot. Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry Jr. identifies the victim as 25-year-old David Oliver. Coroner Sumbry Jr. confirmed that the victim was pronounced dead on the scene at 1:50 p.m.
There will be an autopsy for the single gunshot wound to the head.
This is reported as the 19th homicide of the year in Phenix City. This case is still an ongoing investigation. Anyone with further information, please contact Phenix City Police Department at (334) 448-2819 or (334) 448-2835.