MONTGOMERY —The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation following the early morning shooting death of Erick Johnson, 19, of Montgomery.
MPD and Fire Medics responded to the 700 block of Coliseum Boulevard on Monday, Jan. 6, at about 1:30 a.m. in reference to a vehicle crash. At the scene, they located a vehicle that crashed into a pole. In the vehicle they located Johnson, the driver, who had sustained a fatal gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The initial investigation indicates that the shooting occurred near the location of the vehicle. The circumstances remain under investigation. No arrests have been made at this time, and no additional information is available for release in connection to this continuing investigation.
Police ask individuals with knowledge of this shooting to call CrimeStoppers at 215- STOP, Secret Witness at 625-4000 or MPD at 625-2831.