Albion officers seek tips in homicide; two ‘persons of interest’ identified

Posted at 11:05 PM, Apr 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-21 08:32:15-04

ALBION, Mich. -- Police in Albion are asking the public to avoid the area where a man was shot and killed Wednesday evening.

Albion Public Safety say they responded to a reported shooting in the 100 block of E. Pine Street.  Upon arrival, police say they found Earnest Lee Embry, 58,  of Albion dead with several gunshot wounds. Investigators say that Tommy Lee Evans and James Carl Nelson are currently being sought for questioning about the incident.

The incident is considered a homicide.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Silent Observer at 517-629-2700 or Det. Wygant at 517-629-7824.