FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 100 Monday,
2013, 2:18 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, June 16, 2013,
at approximately 11:40 p.m., at 1st Street Southwest and Tuscaloosa Avenue.
The victim’s identity will be released pending notification of immediate family members.
West Precinct officers responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim lying
on the ground near the roadway suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded and transported the victim to U.A.B. Hospital for treatment.
Hospital staff later pronounced the victim deceased.
There are no arrests in this case.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at
Additional information will be release as it becomes available.