FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 93 Tuesday,
May 10, 2011, 4:45 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Homicide Investigation Update
The Birmingham Police Department reports that a suspect has been charged in connection with a
homicide. The incident took place on Thursday, May 5, 2011, at approximately
1:45 p.m. at 1917 32nd Avenue North.
The victim has been identified as: Demetrius Pope, B/M, 30, of
The suspect has been identified as: Deandre Johnson, B/M, 31, of
Birmingham, Alabama. A Capital Murder warrant with no bond has been obtained against the suspect.
The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.
A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at
1710 1st Avenue North.