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Police make arrest in weekend murder

Published 1:30pm Monday, June 3, 2013

By Aldo Amato
Staff Reporter

HUNTSVILLE — Huntsville Police said they made an arrest in a weekend murder that was initially thought to be a traffic accident.

Police said Ezrhea Danyell Cherry was found in her vehicle at the intersection of Hester Lane & Searcy Drive at around 4:30 a.m. At first, officers thought Cherry was involved in a minor traffic accident. However after further investigation, it was concluded that Cherry was a victim of a homicide.

Police spokesman Harry Hobbs said investigators found Cherry partially clothed and with several gunshot wounds to her body. Hobbs added that a handgun was likely used.

Dominick Lewis Everson. (RECORD PHOTO/ALDO AMATO)
Dominick Lewis Everson. (RECORD PHOTO/ALDO AMATO)

Dominick Lewis Everson, 18, of Huntsville was arrested at around 5:30 p.m. on June 2 and was charged with First Degree Murder. No further details were available as of June 3 and the case remains under investigation.

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