815 Wheeler Avenue      Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Lewis Morris
Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Dr. Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043



HPD and US Marshals Task Force
Arrest Manslaughter Suspect



Huntsville, Alabama (March 28, 2014) On Thursday, March 27, 2014, Investigators with the Huntsville Police Department in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Task Force, arrested 56 y/o Michael John Weatherwax, W/M, of Huntsville. He has been charged with Manslaughter. Michael Weatherwax was the driver of a vehicle that killed a motorcyclist on June 30, 2013, on HWY 72 East /Mastin Lake Road.  The victim was Marvin R. Jackson, age 38, of Macon, Georgia.

The suspect is currently being held in the Madison County Metro Jail with a $60,000 bond.