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




Major Crimes Investigators Arrest Another Murder Suspect


Huntsville, Alabama (September 22, 2007) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit have made another arrest in the death of Cedric Oliver who was found in his Wedgewood Drive home in July.


Spokesman Wendell Johnson said 20-year-old Ricky Marqueze Hammonds of 3605 Kennard Avenue was arrested Friday afternoon and booked into the Madison County Metro Jail for Capital Murder. Robert Franklin Young was arrested earlier this month. Johnson said both Young and Hammonds are being held without bond. No additional arrests are anticipated at this time.