Man charged after 2 killed in Cullman Co. triple shooting

Man charged in Cullman Co. triple shooting

CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) - The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office says a man is charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder following a triple shooting in Cullman County.

Matthew LeWayne Clayton, 30, of the Prospect Mountain Community is in the Cullman County Detention Center.

Matthew LeWayne Clayton, 30, of the Prospect Mountain Community is in the Cullman County Detention Center.
Matthew LeWayne Clayton, 30, of the Prospect Mountain Community is in the Cullman County Detention Center. (Source: Cullman Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

The Cullman County Coroner’s Office has identified the victims as Thomas Frank DeWille, 76, of Owens Cross Roads, Rollan Frank Edwards, 75, of Prospect Mountain and Jody Jay Tudor, 48, of Prospect Mountain. Dewille and Edwards died at the scene. Tudor is hospitalized.

According to the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to a home on County Road 223 around 5:30 p.m. Monday.

When they arrived at the scene, they found three victims.

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