UPDATE: Suspect captured and charged with murder in Enterprise shooting, police say

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UPDATE

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — The suspect in Friday’s morning shooting in Enterprise has been arrested, according to Enterprise police.

Mugshot: Deauntae Hill (Coffee County Jail)

Deauntae Hill, 29, of Ozark has now been charged with murder.

Hill was captured at a motel in Dothan by the Dothan Police Department SWAT team.

EPD says Hill is being transferred from the Houston County Jail to the Coffee County Jail.

The Enterprise Police Department was assisted by multiple units in the capture of Hill, including the US Marshal Task Force, BATF, Coffee County Sheriff’s Office, Ozark Police Department, Dothan Police Department, and the Dothan SWAT.

This is an ongoing investigation and WDHN will have updates as they become available.

ORIGINAL STORY

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WDHN) — An Enterprise woman has succumbed to multiple gunshot wounds early Friday morning, the Enterprise Police Department announced.

At 2:15 a.m. Friday, Enterprise officers responded to a shooting at the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites at 630 Glover Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered a female victim with multiple gunshot wounds, according to a press release.

Witnesses reported that the suspect fired several rounds at the victim and fled the scene prior to authorities’ arrival.

The deceased victim has been identified as Tempest Jazzkneea James, 30, of Enterprise.

The investigation led by EPD Detectives indicates the shooting was a result of a domestic violence dispute.

EPD Detectives are actively investigating this shooting and no further information will be released at this time.

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