PHENIX CITY, Ala. — Phenix City Police are looking for the person responsible for shooting and killing a teenager Friday night. Police tell News 3 officers found Quoyai Shorter shot in the chest on 8th St. at 11:45 p.m. Friday night.
Shorter, 19, was pronounced dead on the scene around 3 a.m., according to Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry. Family and friends say Shorter was getting ready to enter his second year of college.
Phenix City Police tell News 3 they are following multiple leads, which could lead to an arrest in this case. Police ask anyone with information in this homicide to call them at 334-298-0611.
Shorter’s body will be sent to Montgomery for an autopsy Monday morning.
This is a developing story. Stay with WRBL News 3 for updates.