BREAKING: Man Shot and Killed In Mobile Parking LotMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Dec 27 2017 3:37 PM
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Witnesses on the scene of a deadly shooting in a Mobile parking lot tell News 5 the shooting looked to be the result of a robbery.
They say an elderly man in his car was approached by a younger male who tried to rob the man. The suspect shot the older man and ran from the scene.
The witnesses said the victim was sitting in a vehicle in a handicapped parking space.
The call came in just before 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the parking lot for the Dauphin Square Shopping Center. MPD confirms the shooting is a homicide.
This is the 48th homicide of the year in Mobile and the 7th for the month of December.