Second arrest made in Dale County homicide

Updated: Dec. 5, 2017 at 3:35 PM CST
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DALE COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - Authorities in Dale County have arrested a second person in connection with a weekend homicide.

Mitchell Doster, 41, of Ozark, is charged with one count of murder in the death of Ricky Dease, 47. Doster was booked in the Dale County Jail pending his first appearance.

Celeste Conroy, 42, of Ozark, was previously charged with murder in the case.

Deputies with the Dale County Sheriff's Office responded to a reported shooting at Dease's home in the 1000 block of Highway 231 North early Sunday morning. When they arrive, they found Dease's body inside.

Authorities say the investigating is ongoing, but no other arrests are expected.

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