Third suspect charged in Houston County murder

Elijah Patrick Hazell is among those charged in the death of 58-year-old Hardy Gray.
Published: Jan. 24, 2022 at 7:57 AM CST
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DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -A third suspect has been charged with Capital Murder in last year’s shooting of a Houston County man. Officers captured Elijah Patrick Hazell ,18, in Dothan on Sunday.

He is charged in the death of Hardy Gray, a 58-year-old man found at his home near Cottonwood on November 29.

Also facing Capital Murder charges are 21-year-old women Mykelia Rowser and Cierra Goodson, both of Houston County.

Sheriff Donald Valenza believes that Gray died during a robbery and was acquainted with some of the suspects.

All three of those charged are held without bond.

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