Saturday June 15, 2013
PHENIX CITY, Ala. (AP) -- Police are investigating the fatal shooting of two men in Phenix City.
Authorities identified the victims of the shooting early Saturday morning as 31-year-old Phillip Demetrius McCoy and 39-year-old Peter Thomas Sanders.
Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry Jr. told the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer that one man suffered a gunshot to the chest. A second victim was wounded multiple times.
The victims were taken to The Medical Center in nearby Columbus, Ga., and pronounced dead.
(The Associated Press, 2013)
Both deaths are being investigated by Phenix City police.