MCSO: Creola man shot by wife’s boyfriend who had been living in his home secretly
CREOLA, Ala. (WPMI) — According to the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office, On August 15,2021 at approximately 9:00 p.m., Mobile County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting that occurred at 476 Skidmore Road, Creola, Al. Two males had been shot and both were being transported to a local hospital to treat their injuries.
The victim and homeowner, Frank Reeves, was shot in the chest by 53-year-old Michael Amacker. Frank Reeves also shot Michael Amacker multiple times, striking him in the lower leg and elbow.
During the investigation, MCSO detectives discovered that the homeowner’s wife, Tracy Reeves, alerted her husband that an intruder was inside their home. Frank armed himself with his gun and fired several shots at Amacker.
It was later discovered that Tracy knew the intruder and had been having a relationship with him for over a year. Tracy was also allowing Amacker to live inside the home, providing him food, etc. Frank Reeves had no knowledge of Amacke staying inside his home.
Currently, the charges for Amacker are Assault 1st, Possession of controlled substance, Possession of fire arm with altered serial number. Amacker is a convicted felon and ICE charges are forthcoming.
If anyone has any information regarding this case please contact the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office 251-574-863