FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 38 Monday,
5, 2012, 8:11 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 Monday, March 5, 2012 at approximately
2:30 a.m. at 927 Garden Street.
The victim has been identified as: Victor Cunningham, B/M, 28, of Birmingham, Alabama.
Officers from the West Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim suffering from gunshot wounds. Birmingham Fire
and Rescue transported the victim to U.A.B. Hospital for treatment. Hospital staff later pronounced the victim deceased. Officers learned that an unknown suspect shot the victim as he arrived home.
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.