Pickens County authorities seek suspect in Sunday double murder
Police in Reform are still searching for answers after two men were found shot to death at a home on Fifth Street Southwest Sunday evening.
Pickens County investigators identified the victims as 23-year-old Qualyin Smith of Columbus, Mississippi, and 27-year-old Christopher Hill of Northport.
Investigating agencies did say how the two were related or what a motive may have been to harm them.
Reform Police Chief Richard Black said this act of violence has their entire community mourning.
“Reform is actually a very safe place,” Black said. “Probably as safe as anywhere in America today. It is very unusual for us to have this kind of occurrences. We have only had about 3 people killed in Reform in the last 25 years from criminal actions.”
No arrests have been made at this time.
If you have any information on this case, you’re asked to contact the Reform Police Department at 205-375-6363 or the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office at 205-367-2000.