UPDATE: Conecuh County Sheriff gives more details on burglary that resulted in one man dead

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CONECUH COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — UPDATE (2:10 p.m. 8/18/20): Conecuh County Sheriff Randy Brock has given more details in a burglary that resulted in the death of one man.

Brock says the incident happened in the 300 block of Janes Mill Road in Castleberry. The two suspects, Blake Addison and Charles Addison, broke into a home and caught the homeowner by surprise. Blake Addison was shot. The two fled the area and were found in Escambia County, Ala., a short time Later. Blake died from the gunshot wound.

Charles Addison is charged with second-degree burglary. The case will now be presented to a grand jury with more charges likely.


UPDATE (4:34 p.m. 8/14/20): Conecuh County Sheriff Randy Brock says two brothers and another family member were trying to break into a home Friday afternoon. The trio did not know the homeowner was inside, and the homeowner fired shots at them, striking one of the men. Brock said the homeowner is the one who called the Conecuh County Sheriff’s Office to tell them he shot someone. The men ran off and loaded their family member onto a pickup truck bed and fled into Escambia County, Ala., where authorities located them. The suspect who was shot has died.

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Officials assisting in the investigation confirm a deadly shooting that happened in Conecuh County Friday afternoon. 

According to officials, the shooting happened in Conecuh County between two brothers. They drove to Escambia County, Alabama where the victim was pronounced dead at a home in Brewton. 

News 5 has reached out to the Conecuh County Sheriff’s Office for more information. 

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