Murder Investigation in Semmes, 1 Arrested

Deputies from the Mobile County Sheriff's Office on the scene of a homicide in Semmes.
Deputies from the Mobile County Sheriff's Office on the scene of a homicide in Semmes.

The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a murder Wednesday night in Semmes.

The crime happened on Farrington Loop, which is off Schillinger Road in the Blackstone community, around 7 p.m. on Wednesday night.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.

Following the shooting, deputies arrested Calvin Barnes, a 35-year-old from Mobile, and charged him with murder. Deputies on the scene say the shooting may have started as a domestic dispute.

35-year-old Calvin Cornelius Barnes
35-year-old Calvin Cornelius Barnes

Barnes is currently sitting inside Mobile Metro Jail awaiting a court appearance. Barnes does have a criminal record that includes four separate domestic violence charges.

The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office will continue to investigate the murder.

 

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