Arrest made in Phenix City Deadly shooting

Keaira Jones 14th street shooting phenix city

Keaira Jones 14th street shooting phenix city

PHENIX CITY, Ala.(WRBL) – A woman has been arrested for a deadly shooting that took place in the 2000 block of 14th street in Phenix City.

Around 10:50 p.m. Phenix City Police were called to the 2000 block of 14th street. When police arrived they found Elijah McKissic,63, suffering from a gunshot wound. McKissic was produced dead at the scene at 1:40 a.m. The shooting took place behind Mike & Ed’s Bar- B-Q on Crawford Rd.

After investigating the incident, officers arrested Keaira Jones,29. Jones was arrested on June 5, for murder and has been transported to the Russell County Jail. A bond hearing for Jones will be set at a future date.

McKissic’s body will be sent to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences in Montgomery, Al., June 8.

This is still an ongoing investigation. Any information that you may have in reference to this incident, please call the Phenix City Police Department at (334) 298-0611 or (334) 448-2837.

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