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Sheriff’s office investigating murder at Rocky Mount community

EUFAULA, AL (WTVM) - The Barbour County Sheriff's Office is investigating the murder of a man in the Rocky Mount community.

The Barbour County Sheriff's office received a call from Eufaula Police in reference to a male that had been brought to the Medical Center-Barbour. Kenyatta Seats, 22, of Eufaula, AL was pronounced deceased by Coroner Chip Chapman.

Sheriff LeRoy Upshaw had Investigator, Lt. David Morris dispatched to Medical Center- Barbour to began an investigation.  Deputies and supervisors went to the Rocky Mount community, attempting to locate the crime scene and suspect.

A person of interest was located and taken into custody.  The subject was transported to the Barbour County Jail.  

Sheriff Upshaw stated that Investigator Morris processed the crime scene and is attempting to gather information concerning the murder, but is hampered by the lack of cooperation by possible witnesses.

Sheriff Upshaw ask that if anyone saw or heard anything in relation to the incident on Rocky Mount Church Rd. to contact the Barbour County Sheriff's Office at (334) 775-3434.

No further information in the case is being released at this time.

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