FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 74 Tuesday,
April 19, 2011, 3:09 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that two suspects are in custody in connection with three
On April 13, 2011 a citizen reported being robbed in the 1700 block of Pearson Avenue Southwest.
The two suspects took the victim’s Cadillac Deville at gunpoint. On April 14, 2011, a second victim reported being
robbed in the 2700 block of Pearson Avenue Southwest. The victim stated he was robbed at gunpoint for his Ford
Taurus. A third victim also reported being robbed in the 1700 block of Pearson Avenue Southwest. The victim
stated two suspects took his Buick LeSabre at gunpoint.
On April 14, 2011, BPD Robbery investigators released information on the stolen Buick LeSabre to
the Patrol Bureau through police communications. As the information was given, West Precinct Burglary Task Force
members responded that they were travelling behind the vehicle. Officers initiated a traffic stop and the suspects
were taken into custody without incident. During the course of the investigation, detectives found that the
suspects were responsible for all three robberies. All vehicles were recovered.
The first suspect has been identified as: Dominique Jackson, B/M, 17, of Birmingham, Alabama.
Detectives obtained three Robbery first degree warrants against the suspect. The suspect will be processed as an
The second suspect is a juvenile. The suspect is a B/M, 15, of Birmingham, Alabama. Detectives
obtained three Robbery first degree warrants against the suspect.
The first suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail. The second suspect is in the
custody of Jefferson County Family Court.
A photo of the first suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at
1710 1st Avenue North.