FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 235 Monday,
December 20, 2010, 2:57 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Christmas Tree Burning Suspect
The Birmingham Police Department reports today that detectives are searching for a
suspect in connection with the burning of the City of Birmingham’s Christmas tree.
Birmingham Police Department detectives are currently investigating the damage of
the tree that occurred on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at approximately 4:00 a.m. During the investigation
detectives determined that the suspect set the tree on fire while taking copper cable from the tree.
Suspect in this case has been identified as: W/M, 50’s, gray hair, approximately 6 feet
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to this case, they are encouraged
to contact the Birmingham Police Department @ 254-1782 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.