FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 7 Thursday,
January 5, 2012,
2:28 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that a suspect is in custody and charged in connection with a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Tuesday, January
3, 2012 at approximately 12:30 a.m. at 648 Earline Circle.
The victim has been identified as: Cordarious Hawthorne, B/M, 23, of Birmingham, Alabama.
The suspect has been identified as: William Howard, B/M, 18, of Center Point, Alabama. A Murder warrant with a $
75,000.00 bond has been obtained against the suspect. The suspect surrendered to officers at approximately 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 3, 2012.
The suspect is in the custody of the Birmingham City Jail.
Refer to media release #3 of 2012 for additional information on this case.