Police in Alabama arrest suspect in robbery shooting death
PRICHARD, Ala. (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in the shooting death of a man during a robbery earlier this month in Alabama.
The Prichard Police Department told news outlets Monday that 22-year-old Marquiel Lamar Manassa of Prichard has been arrested and charged with felony murder in the Nov. 10 shooting death of 21-year-old Xydarius Harrison.
Police say Manassa tried to rob Harrison and his brother. Police say the victim was shot as he tried to escape. The victim’s brother made it to a grocery store and called for help.
Manassa is being held in Mobile County Jail. He does not yet have an attorney.
This story has been corrected to fix spelling of Prichard throughout