Update: A bulletin for law enforcement to be on the lookout for Carson Ray Peters in connection with a triple homicide in Decatur on Sunday was issued Monday afternoon. Peters is described as 5-feet-7-inches tall, brown hair, blue eyes. Law enforcement also is looking for a black 2013 Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck, Alabama license tag 52GL447. Also in the pickup with Peters is a woman, April Hanner, described as 4-feet-11 inches tall and weighing 110 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
The notice states that Peters has three capital murder warrants for his arrest and that both “subjects should be considered armed and dangerous.
Original story is here:
A manhunt continues for a 58-year-old north Alabama man sought in the murders of three people and the wounding of a fourth.
Authorities on Monday identified the wanted man as Carson Ray Peters.
Decatur police responded just before 7 p.m. Sunday to a report of gunshots on Flint Creek Private Drive in the Danville area. When officers arrived at the home, they found three people dead on the scene. The fourth victim was airlifted to a hospital.
Decatur police spokeswoman Emme Long said the triple homicide is domestic-related. Authorities identified the victims as: Teresa Lynn Peters, 54, of Danville; Tammy Renee Smith, 50, of Danville, and James Edward Miller, 55, of Lacey’s Springs.
The search for Peters – now charged with three counts of capital murder – was immediately launched in the areas around Flint Creek Private Drive, including Neel School Road and Kirby Bridge Road. The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office and Priceville police joined Decatur police in the search, as did the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s helicopter.
Authorities said Peters should be considered armed and dangerous. The public is cautioned not to approach him but to call 911 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Sean Mukaddam at 256-341-4167 or via email at [email protected].