Person of interest in custody in case of store clerk killed at Talladega Co.

TALLADEGA Co. Ala. (WBRC) – A person of interest in the case of a fatal shooting of a store clerk has been arrested on unrelated felony charges and is currently being held in the Talladega County Jail while the investigation continues. is continuing, according to Talladega County Sheriff Jimmy Kilgore.

Investigators say Sri Satya Krishna Chitturi, 27, was shot dead during a robbery at the Crown petrol station on the old road from Birmingham to Sylacauga on February 10.

The Talladega County Sheriff’s Office and Central Alabama Crime Stoppers are offering thousands of dollars in rewards for any advice leading to an arrest.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to contact the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office Investigations Division at (256) 245-5121. An anonymous tip can also be left at or the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office mobile app. Information can also be left with Central Alabama CrimeStoppers using their 24-hour tip line at (334) 215-STOP (7867), or download the P3-tips app. Central Alabama CrimeStoppers can also be reached using their toll-free number at 1-833-AL1-STOP. Your tip can lead to a cash reward!


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