UPDATE 5:10 AM: A Prichard spokesman sent this information to News 5:
On 8/3/21 around 1830 hrs, units responded to the 100 block of Handy L. Davis St in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival of officers and Prichard Fire Medics, it was observed that a black male subject had been shot multiple times, and now laid unresponsive in the street. It was later determined that the male subject died from multiple gunshot wounds about the body.
MCSO Crime Scene Units we’re requested to the scene for investigative purposes and photos. The decedent was transported to DFS pending an autopsy. It is still unclear as to the motive behind this yet again, senseless murder. No suspect is apparent at this time, but the case is actively being worked by Prichard detectives.
Anyone with information pertains to this Homicide should contact the Prichard Police Department Major Crimes Division @ 251 452-2211
ORIGINAL STORY: PRICHARD, Ala. (WKRG) — A man from Mobile is in Metro Jail charged with murder. 21-year-old Dayvon Bray was booked into jail after 5:30 Friday evening.
Jail records indicate he was wanted for a Prichard case and a warrant was issued for his arrest more than a week ago. Bray has no prior bookings in Mobile Metro Jail. It’s not clear what recent crime this arrest may be connected to. We’ve reached out to a city spokesperson in Prichard and are waiting to hear back.