Citronelle love triangle results in two people shot

Published: Sep. 22, 2022 at 10:27 PM CDT
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CITRONELLE, Ala. (WALA) - A love triangle gone rogue in Citronelle, which resulted in a shooting.

According to law enforcement, the shooter fired at his girlfriend’s ex and another person in the house, striking both in the face and chest.

Mobile County Sheriff’s Office is on the lookout for the alleged gunman and his girlfriend. This happened on Archie Allen Road off Coy Smith Highway in Citronelle.

MCSO responded to a home invasion call. They said the suspects, Dylan Adams and Shelbie Byrd, entered the home of brothers Derick and Perry Weaver. Perry is Shelbie’s ex.

Investigators said Adams was armed with a shotgun. First, he allegedly went into Derick’s room and shot him in the chest and face. Then he went to Perry’s room and allegedly also shot him in the chest and face.

MCSO said both Adams and Byrd fled before law enforcement arrived.

Now, the sheriff’s office needs help locating these two lovebirds.

Adams faces warrants for burglary and assault. Byrd faces a burglary charge. Both are considered armed and dangerous.

MCSO said the victims were taken to a local hospital. Both were injured, and one was in critical condition though expected to live.


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