FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 145 Tuesday,
2013, 2:30 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 arrested and charged in connection with 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 has been identified as: Jerone Murphy, B/M, 29, of Birmingham, Alabama.
The suspect has been identified as: Antonio Williams, B/M, 23, of Birmingham, Alabama. A Capital Murder warrant with no bond has been obtained against the suspect.
The suspect was arrested on Sunday, July 21, 2013 by the Birmingham Police Department Crime Reduction Team. The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.