2 men fatally shot in Phenix City; no arrests

PHENIX CITY, Ala. – Police are investigating the fatal shooting of two men in Phenix City.

Authorities
identified the victims of the shooting early Saturday morning as
31-year-old Phillip Demetrius McCoy and 39-year-old Peter Thomas
Sanders.

Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry Jr. says that one man suffered a gunshot to the chest. A
second victim was wounded multiple times.

The victims were taken to The Medical Center in nearby Columbus, Ga., and pronounced dead.

Both deaths are being investigated by Phenix City police.