A man dies in a shooting in Huntsville on Tuesday morning


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A man died after a shooting near Bob Wallace Avenue on Tuesday morning.

Huntsville Police say officers were called to the scene of a shooting on Westcorp Boulevard and 15th Avenue Southwest just after 9:15 a.m. Madison County Coroner Tyler Berryhill confirmed that Larry Rice, 63, of Huntsville, was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:26 a.m.

Berryhill told News 19 his cause of death was ruled a gunshot wound and his manner of death was homicide.

On Tuesday afternoon, Huntsville police said 22-year-old Cameron Tyrese Doughty was in custody in reference to the incident. He was incarcerated in Madison County Jail and charged with murder as well as violating his probation, according to prison records.

His bail was set at $70,000.

Investigators say the incident was the result of a minor car accident which led to a verbal and physical fight between the two men.

Officials at the scene told News 19 that a Huntsville City Schools football team was in front of the shooting at Milton Frank Stadium. They explained that the team heard gunshots but did not see the gunshots, counselors have been made available by the school for any student who may need them.


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