Police Release New Details in Washington St. Shooting

By: Muriel Bailey Email
By: Muriel Bailey Email

DOTHAN, AL---Police say the search continues for a fourth suspect in Thursday night's shooting on East Washington Street.

One man was injured and another is in critical condition.

Investigators say 33-year-old Kamal Russaw is still on the run.

Three other suspects are in custody.
22-year-old Brandon Jones, 22-year-old Carlneilus Sandifer and 21-year-old Kamaluddeen Russaw,
Investigators say they may add more to the list.

"There maybe more individuals involved.There were a number of shots fired, we haven't determined if they were the only people shooting in this incident," said Dothan Police LT. Will Benny.

According to investigators before the two victims were shot,
Someone fired shots 15 to 20 minutes earlier a few houses down.
Investigators say they're looking at all possible connections.

"Some of the people who are involved in the incident are known gang members, but we don't know if it was an actual gang related incident," added LT. Benny.

Police say there have been several productive tips but they still need the community's help.

"It's always important for people to look out for their own communities and we need the communities help if they don't want to talk to us on the street they can always call Crime Stoppers and leave anonymous information or text us, said LT. Benny, and we can actually text back anonymously."

Crime Stoppers is 334-793-7000
You can text a tip to CRIMES that's 2-7-4-6-3-7.

Investigators believe the two Russaws are related but don't know their exact relation.
Police say no weapons were recovered.


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