FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 3 Tuesday,
January 3, 2012,
9:09 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 Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at approximately
12:30 a.m. at 648 Earline Circle.
The victim has been identified as: Cordarious Hawthorne, B/M, 23, of Birmingham, Alabama.
Officers from the East Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers observed Birmingham Fire and Rescue administering treatment
to the victim who was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to U.A.B. Hospital where he was pronounced deceased at approximately 2:55 a.m.
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 @