FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 216 Wednesday,
November 16, 2011,
9:46 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Burglary Investigation Arrests
The Birmingham Police Department reports that three suspects have been arrested in connection with a burglary investigation.
On Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 9:52 a.m., West Precinct officers responded to the
2500 block of Avenue B, Ensley on a report of suspects removing scrap metal from railroad cars. As officers arrived,
they observed two suspects loading scrap metal onto a trailer and another throwing metal from the train. Two suspects were taken into custody
without incident. The third suspect was taken into custody after a short foot pursuit. There were no injuries during the incident.
The first suspect has been identified as: George Wright, B/M, 43, of Birmingham, Alabama.
The second suspect has been identified as: Derrick Brown, B/M, 40, of Birmingham, Alabama.
The third suspect has been identified as: Henley Bryant, B/M, 50, of Birmingham, Alabama.
Burglary warrants have been obtained on all suspects. The suspects are in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.
A photo of the suspects may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1stAvenue North.