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Huntsville Police make arrest in April 8 murder

Published 4:41pm Tuesday, April 9, 2013

By Aldo Amato

Staff Reporter

HUNTSVILLE — On April 9 investigators with the Huntsville Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit located and arrested Patrick Connell Larnce, 34, of Huntsville.

Police charged Larnce in the April 8 murder of Mark Schillo, which occurred at the 3900 Block of Melody Rd.

Patrick Connell Larnce (CONTRIBUTED)
Patrick Connell Larnce (CONTRIBUTED)

Police say the arrest stems from an incident that occurred on April 8 when officers responded to the intersection of Chase Rd. and Meridian St. after the Schillo, 50, called police and reported he had been shot. Schillo died soon after.

Larnce was charged with Capital Murder and is currently being held in the Madison County Metro Jail without bond.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and additional suspects could be arrested.

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