Press Release

Mobile Police Make Arrest on Dauphin Street Homicide

July 30, 2013

On Sunday, April 28, 2013, at approximately 6:00 a.m., Mobile Police responded to the 3100 block of Dauphin Street in reference to one shot. Upon arrival, they found 26 year-old Obrien Sanptor Russell suffering from a gunshot wound. Mobile Fire Rescue arrived and Russell was pronounced dead on scene.

Investigation revealed 22 year-old Edward Lee Bonner as a suspect in this case. On July 30, 2013, Bonner was arrested and charged with Murder.

Homicide detectives will continue the investigation of this case. Anyone with information in regards to this event is asked to call Mobile Police at (251) 208-7211.


Ashley H. Rains
Public Information Office
Office: (251) 208-1918

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