FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 66 Wednesday,
April 6, 2011, 2:45 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports today that detectives are investigating a homicide.
The incident occurred on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at approximately
11:29 p.m. in the 300 block of 3rd Avenue Southwest.
Officers from the South Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of
shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located the victim lying in the parking lot of the apartments suffering
from gunshot wounds. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and pronounced the victim deceased.
The victim has been identified as: Tony Neely, B/M, 26, of Birmingham,
No arrests have been made at this time. Additional information will be released as it becomes
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to this case, they are encouraged to contact
the Birmingham Police Department @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @