HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: Detectives were able to identify a suspect who was determined to be an acquaintance of the victim. Skylar Dorsey, 24, of Trussville was arrested around 7:30 a.m. by the United States Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Apprehension Task Force and charged with capital murder. He is being held on no bond.

ORIGINAL: Authorities are conducting a homicide investigation after a woman was shot and killed at a Marathon gas station in Hoover Wednesday night.

According to Captain Keith Czeskleba with the Hoover Police Department, officers were dispatched to the gas station, located off Highway 280 near the Jim ‘N Nicks restaurant, on the report of a person shot around 8:29 p.m.

Officers responded to the scene to find a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. Hoover Fire Department medics arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim dead.

Witnesses reported that the woman entered the store, followed by a man. A verbal argument between the two quickly escalated into a physical altercation. The suspect pulled a handgun and shot the victim before fleeing the scene in a gold Sedan. He was last seen traveling westbound on Highway 280.

The victim has been identified as 19-year-old Sophia Nicole Ziegler.

Those with information on this case are urged to call Detective Brandon Eddy at 205-739-7499. If you wish to remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward, you are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama at 205-254-7777.

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