Mobile County

Family identifies teen shot and killed in Mobile overnight

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - The victim's brother tells News 5 the teen who was shot and killed was 19-year-old Kevin Benjamin. 

Mobile Police say the shooting happened around 11:42 p.m. Monday in the 1300 block of North Drive. 

Police ask anyone with information to call 251-208-7211. 

ORIGINAL STORY

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile police are investigating an overnight homicide on North Drive off Dauphin Island Parkway, neighbors confirm to News 5.

The shooting happened near two schools, B.C. Rain High School and Dr. Robert Gilliard Elementary School.

Neighbors say a man was killed in the shooting and described the event as complete chaos hearing gunshots at about 12:15 in the morning. They say the victim lives in the area. 

News 5 has reached out to Mobile police for more information, but the spokesperson for the department has not responded.

 


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