FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 99 Wednesday,
2012, 1:40 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Tuesday, June
5, 2012 at approximately 6:20 p.m. at 1741 Lee Avenue.
The victim’s identity will be released following notification of family.
Officers from the West Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of two people shot. Upon arrival, officers discovered two male victims suffering from gunshot wounds.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and transported both victims to U.A.B Hospital for treatment. One victim was pronounced deceased upon arrival at the hospital.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @