Alabama man shot dead on Facebook Live

MONTGOMERY, Alabama – A man was shot dead while streaming on Facebook Live reports say.

Montgomery police have confirmed the existence of a live-streamed Facebook video in connection to a Thursday homicide investigation, the city’s sixth homicide of 2020.

Police identified the victim Friday as 34-year-old Roosevelt Rankins.

The shooting happened in the 2300 block of Stella Street around 3 p.m. 

Responding officers found Rankins inside a crashed vehicle.

Rankins had been fatally shot and was pronounced dead at the scene.

No arrests have been made at this time.