Suspected murderer is same man police say scalded woman with hot water

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Dothan, AL (WTVY)-- Dothan police are searching for a murder suspect following a Sunday night shooting on Naomi Drive.

23-year old Tayshawn Malik Stevenson of Dothan is wanted for questioning in the death of Akheem Benjamin Hall.

Police say they found Hall, 27, shot twice in the yard of his home about a block off South Park Avenue between Fortner and Selma Streets.

Court records show Stevenson has two pending criminal cases in Houston County, one for domestic violence. That charge alleges he forced a woman to put her face under scalding hot water in the bathtub, causing severe injuries.

He also faces charges that he illegally possessed cocaine and is awaiting sentencing.