UPDATE: Suspect in Thanksgiving shooting identified

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MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — (UPDATE 8:40 AM): Mobile Police have identified the suspect in a shooting on Holt Road on Thanksgiving.

Police say 58-year-old David Timmons was arrested and charged with attempted murder and shooting into an occupied vehicle.

Police say a grandson and grandfather had been arguing when the argument turned violent. police say the grandfather got a gun and shot the victim. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Mobile Fire-Rescue tells News 5 the victim is a 25-year-old man, and that he had been shot multiple times.

ORIGINAL STORY: David Timmons, 58, was arrested overnight and charged with attempted murder.

Timmons was booked into Mobile Metro Jail shortly after 11 p.m., according to jail records. Timmons faces a second charge of shooting into a building or vehicle.

Timmons’ arrest came hours after a Thanksgiving night shooting at an apartment complex on Holt Rd. A 25-year-old man was shot at the Pecan Cove Apartments around 8:20 p.m. The victim was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

Mobile police confirmed to News 5 a suspect was arrested following that shooting but have not identified the suspect.


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