FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 173 Sunday,
September 18, 2011,
9:30 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are investigating a homicide. The incident occurred on Sunday, September 18, 2011, at approximately
3:30 p.m. at 1221 Gulfport Street.
Additional victim information will be released upon notification of next of kin.
Officers from the West Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of gunshots and a person shot. Upon arrival, officers discovered the victim lying in the rear
of the residence, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Birmingham Fire and Rescue arrived and pronounced one victim deceased on the scene.
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. @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.