DerrickWashington B/M age 22 6’0” 135
wearing a black tall t-shirt,
dark blue jeans, possibly a
blue NY hat, and black jordans.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 234 Tuesday,
2013, 9:50 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-6567
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Monday, December 9, 2013
at approximately 11:50 p.m., at 1300 block of Americana Drive.
The victim has been identified as: James Williams, B/M, 24, of Fairfield, Alabama.
Officers from the East Precinct arrived to investigate a report of shots fired in the area. Officers arrived to find the victim suffering from a
gunshot wound to the head. The victim was transported to U.A.B. Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. BPD Homicide investigators learned that the victim
and three other subjects were involved in an argument just before the shooting occurred.
There have been no arrests made in this case.
If there is anyone who has additional information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the BPD Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at