Two Auburn, Ala.,men accused of firing into buildings

benw@ledger-enquirer.comJuly 1, 2014 

Two Auburn, Ala., men are accused of firing into a building in separate shooting incidents, the Auburn Police Division said in a release.

Kendrick O. Hill, 25, faces one count of discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling in connection with an 11 p.m. Friday shooting at a residence in 70 block of Lee Road 872. Hill is held on $50,000 in the Lee County Jail.

The second suspect is identified as Demetric C. Moore, 36. He is charged with one count of firing into an occupied dwelling and possession of a short barrel shotgun in a 6:40 p.m. Saturday shooting in the 800 block of North Donahue Drive. Moore is held in the county jail on $60,000 bond.

In the Lee Road shooting, police were told that Hill was involved in an altercation with a man and allegedly fired several shots into his residence. No one was injured, but police obtained a warrant for Hill, who surrendered to detectives in Auburn.

On Donahue Drive, police were patrolling near an apartment complex when several shots were heard. Officers rushed to the area and observed a man firing a shotgun. Moore was taken into custody and the shotgun was seized.

No one was injured inside the apartment building but a man, 21, sustained an injury to his arm but he refused medical treatment. Police also found minor damage to the building and a 1997 Isuzu Rodeo SUV.

Ledger-Enquirer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service