Current Weather

Currently on MIX 106.5

Toyota of Sylacauga
Worth the drive!


Toyota of Sylacauga
Worth the drive!

Chambers Co. man arrested for Coosa Co. murder


COOSA COUNTY, Ala. – A Chambers Co. man has been arrested and charged for a Coosa County murder.

The murder happened at night on Sunday, April 5 on Coosa County Rd. 85.

CCSO was called to the scene after a caller requested assistance for an altercation.

When deputies arrived, they were informed that 37-year-old Prince Giles Pearson of Kellyton was shot. As the scene was processed by investigators, CCSO learned Pearson was shot several times. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The suspect, Kevin Wesley Bell, 26, was arrested after attempting to flee the area on foot.

Bell was processed and placed in the county jail on $275,000 bond.



Click here to e-mail the reporter.© 2016-2023, City Media LLC/RadioAlabama. All Rights Reserved. RadioAlabama’s network -- MIX 106.5 (& 98.3 HD2), WSGN, KiX 100.3 (& 1290 AM), 105.1 WRFS, KiX 96.3 (& 1050 AM), RadioAlabama Sports, and RA Digital -- along with reports local news around the clock and will keep you up-to-date during breaking news and weather. For real-time alerts from, text NEWS to 59925. Standard text message rates may apply. By signing up, you agree to receive ongoing text message alerts from RadioAlabama. Consent not required for purchase. Up to eight messages per month. Reply STOP to cancel. Reply HELP for help. Message & Data rates may apply. Terms and Conditions/Privacy Policy @