Coroner IDs man found dead in Lipscomb mobile home park
LIPSCOMB, AL (WBRC) - Police are investigating a homicide after a body was found at a mobile home park.
The body of a Hispanic male was found at Woodward Estates mobile home park Monday morning around 3 a.m. in Lipscomb. The victim was shot to death.
The coroner identified the man as Jose Alfredo Leon, 41.
Dozens gathered at Woodward Estates on Monday at 6 p.m. for a vigil.
Many family and friends listened, their eyes filled with tears, as a speaker honored Leon's life and read passages from the Bible.
The vigil was centered around the spot where Leon was killed.
Candles, flowers and a picture of Leon were placed around a blood stained spot on the ground where Leon's body laid after he was shot.
Family says Leon leaves behind a wife and three children.
The Jefferson County Sheriff's office is handling the investigation.
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