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East Alabama Shooting Death: Man killed outside of club

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The Lee County Coroners office and police confirm the shooting happened at the Rhythm and Blues Sports Bar located in the 9800 Block of US Highway 29 North in Cusseta. 

Officials say 28-year-old Tamichael Jones is the victim who died. 

Authorities say it appears a private party was held at the location and immediately after the shooting the crowd took off. 

We have a meeting scheduled with Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones on this investigation among other things –we plan to ask whether there are plans to close the club down. 

Original Story:

East Alabama Shooting Death: Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones confirms a man was shot and killed early Sunday morning outside the Rhythm and Blues Club along Highway 29 north.

A shots fired call came into the 911 Center around 3:00 this morning.

When deputies arrived the man was located and found dead at the scene.

Investigators are working the case and at this point are still trying to identify a suspect.

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