Phenix City police report person shot, killed on 11th Ave., suspect in custody

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - The Phenix City Police Department responded to a report of a person being shot in the 1500 block of 11th Ave.

Once they arrived, police found 37-year-old Muhammad Williams with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Michael Prather, Jr., 21, was arrested at the scene. He has been charged with murder and taken to the Russell County Jail.

This is an ongoing investigation. Keep with News Leader 9 for updates.

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