Press Release


Fatality on Howells Ferry Road

July 10, 2013

On July 9, 2013 at approximately 2:00 p.m. Mobile Police responded to the 7900 block of Howells Ferry Road for a report of a missing child. While officers were responding to the residence, they were updated that the child had been located in a vehicle and needed medical attention. Mobile Fire Rescue responded and the child identified as four year old Cyller Nelson was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives will continue the investigation. Anyone with information should call the Mobile Police Department at 208-7211.

Corporal Christopher Levy
Public Information Office
Office: 208-1926
Fax: 208-1758


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