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Lewis Morris
Chief of Police
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Dr. Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043


Investigators Arrest Murder Suspect



Huntsville, Alabama (April 9, 2013) On Tuesday, April 9, 2013, Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit located and arrested 34 y/o Patrick Connell Larnce, of Huntsville. He has been charged in the shooting murder of Mark Schillo, which occurred at the 3900 Block of Melody Rd. This arrest is in relationship to the incident that occurred on April 8, 2013, when officers responded to the intersection of Chase Rd. and Meridian St. after the victim called police and reported he had been shot.

The suspect has been charged with Capital Murder and is currently being held in the Madison County Metro Jail without bond. This investigation is ongoing due to the possibility of additional arrests.