Mobile man arrested after Bragdon Avenue shooting: Police

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A local man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a March 26 shooting that left one man with life-threatening injuries, according to the Mobile Police Department.

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56-year-old Lorenzo Edward Blakely, of Mobile, was arrested on April 2 in connection to the shooting.

A mugshot of Lorenzo Blakely (Mobile Police Department).
Lorenzo Blakely is accused of shooting a man, leaving him with life-threatening injuries. (Photo courtesy of the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office)

Officers were called to the 2300 block of Bragdon Avenue around 9:30 a.m. on March 26 for a report of a shooting, according to the release. When officers arrived, they allegedly found a man with a gunshot wound.


The release said the victim and subject, Blakely, got into an argument when the shooting happened.

Blakely was booked into Mobile Metro Jail on a first-degree assault charge.

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