Macon County teen killed in suspected drive-by shooting identified

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MACON COUNTY, Ala. (WRBL) The name of a teen killed in a suspected drive-by shooting is being released.

Investigators say 18-year-old Xavier Alexander of Macon County was shot and killed Wednesday night along 199. Alexander’s death is being investigated as a homicide.  

Captain Joe Herman with ALEA’s SBI tells News 3 the Macon County Sheriff’s Office has asked the SBI to take the lead on the investigation. Herman says agents are working diligently on the case. At this point in the investigation, Captain Herman can’t comment on a possible person(s) of interest or suspect(s) in the case.

If you have any information on the shooting death of Alexander, you are asked to please call the SBI at 334-242-1142.    

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