3 Killed in Ala. Topless Bar Shooting Rampage

Rhett Pardon

DOTHAN, Ala. — A dispute over a table dance at the Teasers strip club was motivation for a customer to draw a handgun and shoot multiple people.

According to the Dothan Eagle, Ryan Clark Petersen, 22, of Enterprise, Ala., has been charged with three counts of murder and one count of attempted murder in connection with the Thursday night shooting.

Those who were killed include Tiffani Paige Grissett, 31, of Ozark, Ala., an employee of Teasers; Cameron Eubanks, 20, of Wicksburg, Ala., son  Teasers' owner; and Thomas Robins Jr., 59, of Dothan, Ala., a patron of the club. Scotty Russell, 33, of Opp, Ala., was injured in the shooting.

Houston County Sheriff’s Captain Antonio Gonzalez said the fatal shootings occurred just before midnight at Teasers. Witnesses said a customer had been kicked out of the club, returned with a handgun and started shooting.

Air and ground searches went on all night in an effort to find Peterson, who was found at 9:30 a.m. (PDT)

According to the Ultimate Strip Club List, the club is located on U.S. Highway 84, offering topless dancing.