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Woman Arrested in Connection to Homicide at Hotel Room

Mobile police have arrested a woman in connection to the homicide at Extend A Suites, 5450 Coca Cola Road, that occurred Sunday, March 19, 2017. Police responded to the scene at approximately 8:13 p.m. and found a 36-year-old male victim with apparent gunshot wounds. Mobile Fire-Rescue pronounced the victim deceased on the scene. 

Coaty Bankston, 24, was taken into custody for questioning, arrested, and charged with murder. 

UPDATE 3/20/17: The victim's name is Robert Williams.

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