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Nightclub shooting in Selma leaves one man dead

Crime scene off Idaho Street. Crime scene off Idaho Street.
WSFA 12 News' Melissa McKinney speaking to Selma Police Lt. Curtis Muhannad WSFA 12 News' Melissa McKinney speaking to Selma Police Lt. Curtis Muhannad
SELMA, AL (WSFA) -

Selma Police say a shooting at a Selma nightclub Sunday left one man dead.

At approximately 1:26 a.m. Sunday police responded to the 700 block of Idaho Street, a few miles south of the Edmund Pettus Bridge, to the report of a shooting at a local night club

When police arrived they learned the victim, a 22-year-old black male suffering from gunshot wounds, had been transported from the scene by a personal vehicle.

After the vehicle transporting the victim stalled, a patrol officer transported the victim from the location to a local hospital. The victim was later pronounced dead.

Police say after further investigation they identified 19-year-old Oscar Blevins as the shooter

Witnesses say that after a previous altercation with Blevins' family, the victim approached Blevins where he pulled out handgun, firing a total of four shots into the victim.

Blevins later turned himself into the Selma Police Department. He is currently being held at the Dallas County Jail for Murder with a $150,000 bond.

INFORMATION SOURCE: Selma Police Dept.

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