Tuscaloosa authorities investigate homicide


The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide that took place at a residence on Fosters Ferry Road just outside the Tuscaloosa city limits. Investigators have been on the scene since about 8:30 a.m.

Family members of one of the people involved say an altercation occurred between roommates in which one roommate beat the other with a skillet and at some point a gun was fired. The identity of those involved in the homicide have not yet been released by authorities.

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