Arrest made in murder of 74-year-old Ardmore man


The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office announced that an arrest has been made in the Thursday murder of 74-year-old Bruce Cosman in Ardmore.

47-year-old Fred Sommerville is in the Pickens County Jail. He was picked up on unrelated charges.

After his arrest, the body of a female was found in the vehicle with Sommerville. The body was later identified as his wife, Lakresha L Sommerville, who had been reported missing July 18.

Fred Sommerville

Cosman was shot and killed outside his home Thursday evening, July 18. Cosman was the second individual killed last week in Ardmore.

WZDX’s Kelly Kenndy was live in Athens.

RIGHT NOW: A press conference is being held by Sheriff Mike Blakely about the ‪Thursday evening‬ murder of 74-year old Bruce Cosman in Ardmore.

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