FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 204 Thursday,
November 3, 2011,
5:00 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 at approximately 5:20 p.m. at 1225 Rose Lynn Lane.
The victim has been identified as: Malehia Pruitt, B/F, 18, of 1225
Rose Lynn Lane, Birmingham, Alabama.
The suspect has been identified as: Jarvis Pruitt, B/M, 20, of 1225
Rose Lynn Lane, Birmingham, Alabama. A Manslaughter warrant with a $30,000.00 bond has been obtained against the suspect.
The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.
A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.
Refer to media release #202 of 2011 for additional information on this case.