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UPDATE (2/3/2022 11:11 PM) – Prichard Police arrest two men in connection to a murder at Hart’s Fried Chicken on January 26. Police say Leonard Leland, 33, and Justin Morrisette, 20, were involved in the death of 34-year-old Justin Battiste. Investigators say it was a robbery that turned violent.

UPDATE (1/27/22 4:32 AM) — Prichard Police have identified the victim as Justin L. Battiste, 34. PPD says there is no clear motive in the shooting but believe Battiste was killed in a robbery attempt.

This is still under investigation and if anyone has information is asked to call Prichard Police.

ORIGINAL STORY
PRICHARD, Ala. (WKRG) — Prichard Police are investigating a homicide at a restaurant in Prichard.

One man was shot and killed Wednesday, Jan. 26 outside Hart’s Chicken restaurant at 922 Wilson Ave. The shooting happened at about 8:15 p.m. The with Mobile County Sheriff’s Office is helping Prichard Police with the investigation.

Prichard Police tell us the victim is a black man in his mid-30s. No ID has been released.

WKRG News 5 will provide updates as the story develops.