FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 231 Thursday,
December 22, 2011,
2:51 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are investigating a homicide. The incident occurred on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 at approximately 11:57 p.m.
in the 1200 block of 12th Court North.
The victim’s identity will be released upon confirmation of identity and notification of family members.
Officers from the North Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim unresponsive and
suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue arrived and pronounced the victim deceased.
There have been no arrests or charges filed in the case. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.