Selma police search for 'armed and dangerous' homicide suspects

Selma police search for 'armed and dangerous' homicide suspects
Jimmie Lee Tyus.
Jeffery James Bennett. (Source: Selma Police Department)
Jeffery James Bennett. (Source: Selma Police Department)

SELMA, AL (WSFA) - The Selma Police Department has identified two suspects in a weekend homicide and have warned they are at large, armed, and dangerous.

Selma detectives have determined that 30-year-old Jimmie Lee Tyus and 20-year-old Jeffery James Bennett Jr. are the suspect in a shooting that left one man dead and two others injured early Saturday morning. Ernest Weaver Daniels III, 26, was shot and killed as a result of an altercation between several individuals, according to authorities.

Police Chief Spencer Collier says Matravius Aaron, 20, of Selma, and Marquavius Benjamin, 19, of Selma, were also shot.

Warrants have been issued for Tyus and Bennett. Anyone who has information about their whereabouts should call the Selma Police Department C.I.D Unit at 334-874-2125 or call the secret witness line at 334-874-2190. You can also call CrimeStoppers at 334-874-2588 or 1-866-442-7463.

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