Press Release

Mobile Police Investigate a Homicide on Hillcrest Road

September 03, 2013

On September 2, 2013 at approximately 12:15 a.m. Mobile Police responded to the 1600 block of Hillcrest Road for a report of an adult male that had been shot. Upon arrival, officers found 28 year old Louis Lamar McMillian with an apparent gunshot wound. Mobile Fire Rescue responded and McMillian was pronounced dead on the scene.

Through the investigation, detectives were able to determine that Candis Tinay Barren, while handling the weapon in a reckless manner, shot and killed McMillian. Candis Barren was arrested and charged with Manslaughter.

Detectives will continue the investigation. If anyone has information about this incident, please call the Mobile Police Department at 208-7211.

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

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