Police searching for suspect after deadly shooting in Midfield

Published: Sep. 4, 2023 at 8:31 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 7, 2023 at 2:49 PM CDT
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MIDFIELD, Ala. (WBRC) - Police are looking for a suspect after a woman was shot and killed Saturday, Sept. 2, in Midfield.

Police are searching for George Eric Peppins. They obtained a murder warrant against him on Sept. 7.

Peppins is not in custody at this time, and is considered armed and dangerous.

George Eric Peppins.
George Eric Peppins.(Source: Midfield Police)

The shooting victim has been identified as 33-year-old Koreyanta Davis of Birmingham, according to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.

Midfield Police responded to the 500 block of Henson Street on reports of a physical altercation. They found Davis suffering from a gunshot wound. She died a short time later.

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Anyone who recognizes Peppins, or has any information about the case, is asked to call Sgt. Jeffries at 205-745-3554. You are urged not to approach Peppins. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama at (205)-254-7777.

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