UPDATE: Victim ID'd in deadly Phenix City shooting

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) – The Russell County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed in a shooting Wednesday night in Phenix City.

Officers say 28-year-old Maurice Mahone was shot at a home on 16th Street around 9 p.m.

Mahone's body has been sent to Montgomery for an autopsy, but authorities say it appears he was shot in the head.

Phenix City police are treating this as a homicide investigation.

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