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




Foul Play Suspected in Georgia Manís Death


Huntsville, Alabama (December 11, 2007) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit are working the Cityís 16th homicide for the year. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said Police responded to 555 Executive Drive about 9:30 this morning when a co-worker discovered the body of James Michael Griffy, age 49, of Rossville, Georgia. The co-worker became concerned and went to Griffyís apartment when he didnít report to work. Investigators are awaiting autopsy results to determine the exact cause of death.