Suspect arrested in Center Point homicide

Crime

CENTER POINT, Ala. (WIAT) — A suspect was arrested and charged with capital murder in connection with a homicide in Center Point Friday.

Terrell Maurice Watts, 39, was arrested at 9:30 a.m. and charged with capital murder. According to jail records, Watts had previously been arrested in August on burglar, theft, and possession of drug paraphernalia charges.

Sgt. Joni Money, with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, said the homicide was reported at the Bama Discount Gas on Center Point Parkway. While the homicide did not happen there, the victim went there and later died. The victim was later identified as 48-year-old Anthony Raynard Grayson.

Watts is being held at the Jefferson County Jail on $100,000 bond.

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