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MPD Investigating Homicide on Ralston Road


On Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at approximately 9:58 p.m. police responded to the 3000 block of Ralston Road in reference to one shot. Upon officer arrival, a 24-year-old man, Samuel Anderson, was found shot. He was pronounced deceased on the scene. This case is an ongoing homicide investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call 251-208-7211.

UPDATE 11/2/2017: Through the course of this investigation Christopher Hatch (DOB 1/23/83) was developed as a suspect. Hatch was arrested and charged with murder. 



For inquiries contact MPD Public Affairs Office

Contact Phone #: 251-208-1918 Contact Email: charlette.solis@cityofmobile.org

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