FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 25 Sunday,
February 12, 2012,
5:12 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at approximately
2:35 a.m. at 1105 3rd Avenue West.
The victim’s identity will be released following notification of family members.
Officers from the West Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim lying on the sidewalk unresponsive and suffering
from a gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue arrived and pronounced the victim deceased. Officers later learned that a fight ensued in the parking lot as patrons exited the club. Two additional victims suffered
non life-threatening gunshot wounds.
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.