UPDATE (3:15 p.m.): Mobile Police said 19-year-old Xavier Dixon turned himself into police Tuesday afternoon. Dixon will be charged with murder, shooting in an occupied vehicle and shooting into an occupied building.
In an updated release, police said Dixon and 63-year-old Martyn Hands “were involved in a confrontation at the apartment complex in the parking lot.”
Mobile Police said this is the first confirmed homicide in the city of Mobile.
UPDATE (11:22 a.m.): Mobile Police said officers found a man shot several times in the driver seat of a car. He was taken to a local hospital where he died. Police said no one else was in the car by the time they arrived.
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police were at 61Ninety West apartments Tuesday morning. Mobile Police confirmed they went to the apartment complex to investigate a potential shooting.
WKRG News 5 sent a team to the scene. Several Mobile Police vehicles were at the apartment complex gate at 10:30 a.m. Homicide detectives were seen at the apartments. Police said they would provide more information as they learn more.
A witness at the apartment complex said they heard 10 shots.
61Ninety West apartments is located on Lloyds Lane and Girby Road, across the street from Burns Middle School.
This is a developing story. WKRG News 5 will continue to update this story as we learn more. Check back here and watch on-air for updates.