Lanett man arrested in connection to homicide

Lanett man arrested in connection to homicide

LANETT, AL (WTVM) - The Lanett Police Department is investigating the apparent homicide of a Lanett man.

On August 26 officers responded to a shooting in the 500 block of South 6th Street.

Upon arrival officers found an unresponsive black male identified as 27-year-old Richard White Jr. of Lanett inside the residence.

White was pronounced on scene by the Chambers County Coroner and later transported to the Medical Examiner's Office in Montgomery for an autopsy.

Officials say the shooting occurred at about 10 p.m. EST.

Police also say 35-year-old Damien Glimps of Lanett has been charged in connection with the homicide.

No further details are available at this time as the case is still under investigation.

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