Birmingham man, 32, charged with June murder of 46-year-old woman

Montrail Russell

A Birmingham man has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 46-year-old woman in June.

Montrail Russell, 32, is charged with capital murder for the death of Katie Lucas, who was found shot to death inside her apartment located at 136 59th Street North on Sunday, June 23.

Prior to the murder charge, Russell was arrested in Cleburne County, where he was found in possession of the victim's car and taken into custody on charges unrelated to the shooting. He will now remain in jail without bond.