Court filings: ACA student fatally shot during burglary
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Court documents have revealed a new detail in regards to the July 12 homicide of an Alabama Christian Academy rising senior.
According to an affidavit filed Wednesday, the suspect, Daiyon El-Amin, 17, was committing a burglary at the time 17-year-old Leiah Holmes was fatally shot in the 4200 block of Delmar Drive.
The filing indicates El-Amin intentionally shot Holmes just before 4 p.m. that afternoon.
El-Amin was arrested Wednesday and charged with capital murder during a burglary.
He’s being held without bond.
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