Sheriff’s Office investigating death near Shelby County 10

By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer

Deputies with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a death near the 4000 block of Shelby County 10 in Montevallo, according to a release.

At approximately 3:35 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14, Shelby County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the residence off Shelby County 10 to investigate a death.

Responding deputies located the deceased and notified investigators who responded to the scene.

Investigators, along with the Shelby County Coroner’s Office, are trying to determine the cause of death.

There are no other details available at this time and the release will be updated as more information is available, according to the Sheriff’s Office. Anyone with additional information about this incident is urged to contact the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office directly at 669-4181, the secret witness line at 669-9116, or through the website Shelbyso.com by clicking on the “report criminal activity” link and choosing “general information.”