June 20, 2024
Alabama basketball’s Darius Miles arrested on capital murder charge

A member of the University of Alabama basketball staff was one particular of two suspects arrested in link with an early Sunday early morning shooting death, according to the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Device.

Darius Hairston Miles, 21, from Washington, D.C., faces a demand of capital murder and has been jailed devoid of bond. The other suspect, Michael Lynn Davis, 20, from Charles County, Maryland, also faces a funds murder demand and has also been jailed devoid of bond. An email from the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit states that Davis is not affiliated with UA.

Alabama forward Darius Miles (2) shoots a free throw against Texas A&M at Coleman Coliseum Wednesday, March 2, 2022.

Officers with the Tuscaloosa Police Division and the College of Alabama Law enforcement Department were identified as to scene of a described taking pictures at about 1:45 a.m. near the Wander of Champions at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

The responding officers created get hold of with the driver of a car who experienced stopped outside the stadium to connect with for assistance. The driver explained to officers that his auto experienced been shot into and that he had fired in self-protection and may have struck one particular of the assailants. A feminine passenger in the auto, determined by law enforcement as 23-12 months-old Jamea Jonae Harris of Birmingham, was killed by the gunfire.