Stepfather, son dead in Alpine double shooting

Stepfather, son dead in Alpine double shooting

TALLADEGA COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - Talladega authorities are investigating a Monday night double shooting that left a stepfather and his son dead in front of their home.

Talladega Sheriff's deputies responded to a house in the 2000 block of Oakdale Road around 9 p.m. Monday to find the two victims in the driveway of a home, according to Talladega Sheriff Jimmy Kilgore.

The son, identified as Steven King, was pronounced dead on the scene. John Lowe, the stepfather, later died at a hospital.

Lowe's wife told investigators she heard a male drive up and ask for directions before the shooting, according to Kilgore.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Talladega Sheriff's Department at 256-362-2748.

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