DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Police are asking the community for help finding a suspect wanted for the Wednesday murder of a 25-year-old Dothan man.

Dothan Police have identified 34-year-old Justin Cordelro Britt of Dothan as the prime suspect in the murder of Shamel Roscel Hagler.

Britt is wanted is currently wanted for one count of Murder.

Police say Brit’s whereabouts are currently unknown. If you have any information, you are encouraged to call the Dothan Police Department at 615-3000. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 334-793-7000

Stay with WDHN for updates.


Early Wednesday morning, February 22, a Dothan man was shot to death in the front yard of a home on Monroe Street.

According to Dothan Police, at approximately 12:15 a.m., officers responded to a call about a shooting at the 700 block of Monroe Street shortly after midnight, where they found 25-year-old Shamel Roscel Hagler suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Dothan Fire and Rescue attempted life-saving measures but Hagler later died at the scene.

Area of the shooting: 700 block of Monroe Street in Dothan.

At this time, no arrests have been made.

DPD continues to investigate the shooting, saying that multiple people were at the scene when the shooting happened.

If you have any information you are asked to call the Dothan Police Department at 334-615-3000 or the anonymous tip line, Crime Stoppers, at 334-793-7000.