MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A person has been charged with murder in the shooting that took place on Donald Street Wednesday night.
Officers responded to the University of South Alabama Hospital Wednesday at 8:47 p.m. Officers were unable to speak with the victim due to him being in surgery.
Officers spoke with witnesses who stated that the victim was shot by a known male suspect.
The incident occurred in the 700 block of Donald Street. The witness stated that she observed the suspect with the handgun in his hand and the suspect fled the location.
The victim passed away Thursday.
At approximately 5:30 p.m., 42 -year- old Kwazi Thomas was located and transported to Mobile Police Headquarters for questioning in reference to the shooting death of the victim from the 700 block of Donald Street.
Thomas requested an attorney, refusing to provide a statement. Thomas is charged with Murder.
Thomas has been charged with Murder.
ORIGINAL STORY: Reports of one person shot on Donald Street near Clinton Street. Mobile Police are on the scene.
According to a neighbor, a man was shot in the leg and was transported to the hospital.
There no word on the condition of the person.
News 5 has a crew on the scene gathering the details.