Tuscaloosa Police arrest 3 suspects in connection with murder


TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — 9/8 4:11 AM UPDATE: Police have arrested three suspects in connection with the murder of Antonio Dewayne Burl.

Andrew Bossie (26), Stanley Deon Evans (29), and Bryan OKeith Taylor (23) were all arrested and will be booked into the county jail on capital murder charges.

Investigators believe the three approached Burl as if they wanted to purchase narcotics as a setup for the robbery. Police also recovered two weapons on the suspects that they believe were used in the murder.

The Tuscaloosa Police Department is investigating after finding a man shot to death Wednesday night.

According to Captain Hart, 35-year-old Antonio Dewayne Burl was shot and killed during an apparent robbery. Officers responded to the 3700 block of Willow Lane on a shooting around 10:50 p.m. They learned that Burl and a female friend were sitting in his vehicle outside of his residence when two armed men approached the car and demanded property.

During the robbery, the victim was shot outside of his car. The female friend was able to escape unharmed.

Homicide investigators are speaking with witnesses in an attempt to identify the suspects.

If you have any information, you are asked to call CrimeStoppers at 205-254-7777.

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