The man wanted in Huntsville’s first slaying of 2020 has died in a suicide, police confirmed this morning.
Cornett Demetric Evans, 46, was found by law enforcement at a hotel in the Birmingham area during the early morning hours, said Huntsville police Lt. Michael Johnson.
Huntsville Police@HsvPolice · 17hHPD is looking for a person of interest involving an 11:30am shooting from Lakefront Rd. The victim is in critical condition. 46 yr old Cornett Demetric Evans is sought for questioning in this case. If you have any information please call HPD 256-722-7100.
Huntsville Police@HsvPoliceWe are trying to gather info on this situation at this time. Early this morning, the suspect was located by our Marshals Task Force and local LE in the Birmingham area at a hotel. During that time the offender took his own life.