Homicide investigation stemming from possible domestic violence underway in Anniston

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CALHOUN COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Anniston detectives are investigating a homicide that possibly stemmed from a domestic violence situation on Friday.

Michael Anthony Brown, 56, has been charged with murder after turning himself in and confessing to the shooting.

Friday evening around 9, officers responded to West 20th Street in Anniston on a report of shots fired. Officers arrived to find 43-year-old Tandra Ellington suffering from a gunshot wound. She was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Sgt. Kyle Price.

Brown remains in the Calhoun County Jail on a $75,000 bond.

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