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Gales Charged with Murder in Shooting of Girlfriend

Peter Gales being transported to Metro Jail.
Peter Gales being transported to Metro Jail.

Mobile police have arrested and charged 32-year-old Peter Gales with murder in the shooting of his girlfried. On Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Gales was located and confessed to the shooting. 

The incident happened Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at approximately 6:25 p.m. when officers responded to the 7000 block of Bay Road in reference to one deceased. Officers found a 27-year-old female deceased inside of the vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

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