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. 247 Monday,
30, 2013, 8:40 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-6567
Homicide Investigation Update
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday,
December 21, 2013 at approximately 2:50 p.m., at 33rd Street and Avenue E.
The victim has been identified as: Quintin Long, B/M, 22, of Birmingham, Alabama.
The suspect has been identified as: Eugene Hale, W/M, 23, of McCalla, Alabama. A Capital Murder warrant with no bond has been obtained against the suspect. The suspect is in
the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.
Investigators obtained information that identified the suspect as the person responsible for the shooting. During the course of the investigation, detectives learned that the
suspect and victim were involved in a dispute during a drug transaction just before the shooting.
A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.
Refer to media release
#240 of 2013 for additional information on this case.