PRESS RELEASE January 30, 2022
On January 30th at approximately 8:15 A.M., officers of the Valley Police
Department were called to a residence in the 3300 block of 24th Avenue in reference
to a person seen laying in the yard outside of their house.
Upon arrival, officers found Brannon Ray, 57 years-old of Valley, lying in the yard in front of his house. Ray was unresponsive and was pronounced dead by EAFD EMS. There were no
signs of trauma and the cause of death was not apparent.
Ray was last seen alive the night before when his son followed him home at
approximately 6:30 P.M. An autopsy will be conducted by the Medical Examiner’s
This case is still under investigation.
Anyone with any information regarding
this case please call the Valley Police Department Investigations Division at 334-
Chief of Police
Valley Police Department