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 Investigate the City’s 15th Homicide for the Year


Huntsville, Alabama (December 10, 2007) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit were called to 4440 Apartment A Bonnell Drive this morning after relatives discovered the body of Kenneth McClendon about 8:00 o’clock. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said Investigators are not releasing the cause of death at this time, but McClendon, age 49, was murdered. The investigation is ongoing and no suspect(s) have been arrested.