FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 10
January 11, 2012,
4:28 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Burglary Investigation Arrest
The Birmingham Police Department reports that two suspects are in custody and charged in connection with a burglary investigation. The investigation began at approximately
9:30 p.m. on Monday, January 9, 2011 when a citizen placed an anonymous call to 911. South Precinct officers were dispatched to the
500 block of 41st Place North on a report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers located both suspects inside the residence.
Officers were able to take the suspects into
custody without further incident. Both suspects are brothers.
The first suspect has been identified as: Rakim Hawkins, B/M, 18, of Birmingham, Alabama. A Burglary warrant has been obtained against the suspect.
The second suspect has been identified as: Franklin Hawkins, B/M, 22, of Birmingham, Alabama. A Burglary warrant has been obtained against the suspect.
The suspects are in the custody of the Birmingham City Jail.
A photo of the suspects may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.