FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 242 Sunday,
December 26, 2010, 5:31 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Unclassified Death Investigation
The Birmingham Police Department reports today that on Sunday, December 26, 2010 at
3:00 a.m. officers from the North Precinct responded to the 700 block of
1st Alley North to investigate a report of a person shot. Officers arrived and located the
victim lying on the ground and suffering from gunshot wounds. Birmingham Fire and Rescue pronounced the victim deceased on the scene.
Officers received information that the victim may have been attempting to rob a citizen
when he was shot. Investigators are interviewing the citizen involved in the shooting.
The victim is a white male, but his identity is unknown at this time. The victim’s identity
will be released pending conformation and notification of next of kin.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to this case, they are encouraged to
contact the Birmingham Police Department @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.