UPDATE:

NEWVILLE, Ala. (WDHN) — The female victim in a Henry County shooting on Thursday night has been identified.

According to Henry County Coroner Derek Wright, Brittney Denis Corbitt, 19, of Newville was killed during the shooting.

WDHN will update this story as we learn more.


UPDATE:

NEWVILLE, Ala. (WDHN) — A source close to the shooting victim confirmed to WDHN that the deceased is a teenage girl.

The identity of the female victim remains unknown at this time.


ORIGINAL:

NEWVILLE, Ala. (WDHN) — One person was shot and killed in Newville on Thursday night, the Henry County Coroner’s Office confirmed.

The shooting happened on the 1000 Block of Ozark Road.

Investigators have identified a person of interest in the shooting.

More details are set to be released on Friday morning.

The Henry County Investigative Task Force, Henry County Sheriff’s Office, Abbeville police, and others responded to the scene of the shooting.

This is a developing story. Stay with WDHN News for more.