FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 38 Monday,
2013, 8:15 P.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 Monday, March 4, 2013,
at approximately 3:10 p.m., in the 7500 block of 64th Courtway South.
The victim has been identified as: Antawon Cowans, B/M, 23, of Birmingham, Alabama.
East Precinct officers responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim inside his wrecked vehicle
suffering from a gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue arrived and transported the victim to U.A.B Hospital. Hospital staff pronounced the victim deceased shortly after arrival.
There are no arrests in this case.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at
Additional information will be release as it becomes available.