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Homicide Investigation on 1500 Block of Van Dorn Street


On Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 at approximately 10:08 p.m. officers responded to the 1500 block of Van Dorn Street in reference to one shot. Officers located 38-year-old Corey Young inside the residence suffering from a single gunshot wound. Mobile Fire-Rescue responded to the scene and pronounced Young deceased. 

The elderly victim stated his son Young attacked him with a knife. During the attack, the victim obtained his handgun and fired a shot, fatality wounding Young. 

This case will be presented to the grand jury. 


Contact Phone #: 251-208-1926 Contact Email: perkinst@cityofmobile.org

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