Gunshot victim identified as Dothan police investigate early-morning homicide case


DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — The Dothan Police Department is investigating a homicide after it received reports that a person was found dead in a vehicle near a Dothan club.

The victim has been identified as Cortez Fitzgerald Hill, 25, of Dothan.

According to police, Hill was found dead inside a vehicle on West Powell Street in between the Imani Lounge and Marathon gas station around one a.m. Sunday.

Hill’s body has been sent to Montgomery for autopsy. Meanwhile, investigators are processing the scene and following leads.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact DPD at (334) 615-3000 or Crime Stoppers at (334) 793-7000.

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