Skip to main content

News Releases

Mobile Police Investigate a Homicide on Betbeze Street

Jun 8th, 2021

On June 7, 2021 at 6 am, Mobile Police responded to Betbeze Street and Mobile Street for a report of two men found in the roadway.  Upon arrival officers found Joshua Womble 11/04/1999 and Doreon Howard 01/11/2001 in the road with apparent gunshot wounds and the two men were pronounced dead on the scene.  Homicide Detectives responded to begin their investigation and have received information that indicates this is not a random act. 

More information can be disseminated as it becomes available.  If anyone has information about this incident, please call the Mobile Police Department at 208-7211.


The Mobile Police Department reports that Barbara Morrissette, age 44, and Kenneth L. Mays, age 49, have been arrested and charged with two counts of Murder each in connection to the incident on Betbeze Street.  This is an ongoing investigation.