815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Henry Reyes                              Wendell Johnson

    Chief of Police                    Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
         (256) 427-7157               (256) 746-4111           (256) 427-5461     (256) 213-4503

Police Ask Shooting Suspect to Turn Himself In


Huntsville, Alabama (June 7, 2007) Twenty-three-year-old Sergio Nichols is in critical but stable condition this morning, after being shot multiple times outside his apartment at 3011 Autumn Wood Drive about 11:30 last night.  He was transported to Huntsville Hospital emergency room by a family member. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said Police are asking his brother, Noble Nichols, 26, to turn himself in.


Investigator Fred Sharpe, with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Domestic Violence Unit would not discuss a motive for the shooting. Sharpe suggested that Noble contact a family member or his office at 327-3808.