East AL teen connected to April 23 shooting at hotel

Press Release

AUBURN, AL - On Monday, May 3, 2010 the Auburn Police Division arrested Montavious K. Askew, age 16, of Opelika on a warrant charging him with Assault 2nd Degree.  His arrest stems from the investigation of a shooting that occurred at a hotel located in th

e 1500 block of South College Street on April 23.  In that incident a 23-year-old victim suffered non-life threatening gun shot wounds to his leg and arm. 

Askew was contacted in Opelika and taken into custody by officers of the Opelika Police Department. 

He was transported to the Lee County Detention Center to await bond.  Askew will be charged as an adult.

Source: Auburn Police Department