Shooting Leaves One Dead and Three Injured, Suspect in Custody after Capture in Marengo County

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – A tragic shooting in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, has resulted in one fatality and left three others injured. The incident occurred around 1 a.m. on Sunday at a residence on 58th Street East, according to the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit.

Reports from the TVCU indicate that individuals had gathered at the house when an individual was asked to depart. Shortly after, shots were fired into an open doorway from outside, hitting multiple victims. Tragically, one of the victims, identified as 30-year-old Donavin Ryans, lost their life in the shooting.

Following the shooting, the suspected perpetrator fled the scene. Law enforcement officials were able to capture the individual, identified as 22-year-old Gregrick Agnew, in Marengo County late Sunday afternoon. Agnew has since been arrested and is facing charges of capital murder, with authorities anticipating additional charges to be filed.

The Tuscaloosa community is grappling with the aftermath of this senseless act of violence, as investigators work diligently to piece together the events leading up to the shooting. The loss of a life and the injuries inflicted upon others serve as a stark reminder of the impact of such tragedies on families and communities.

As the investigation unfolds, authorities continue to gather evidence and interview witnesses to establish a clear understanding of the circumstances surrounding the shooting. The swift apprehension of the suspect provides a glimmer of hope for justice to be served in this heartbreaking case.

The residents of Tuscaloosa are urged to come forward with any information that could assist law enforcement in their efforts to ensure that those responsible for this heinous crime are held accountable. The community’s resilience in the face of adversity is a testament to the strength and unity that binds them together during challenging times like these.