Two Dead, One Injured in Wilcox Co. Shooting


By George McDonald

From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Authorities in Wilcox county are investigating a shooting that left a victim and the suspected shooter dead-- and a third person hurt.

The shooting happened in the Coy community of Wilcox County Friday evening. Sheriff Earnest Evans says when deputies responded they found one man dead and another man hurt.
He says the man suspected of shooting the two men-- was later also found dead.

"During our investigation we were going to the suspect's residence while we was there we found out that he was dead also what appeared to be a self inflicted wound," said Evans.

Evans says the shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information call the Wilcox County Sheriff's Office at (334) 682-9115.

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