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. 8 Wednesday,
22, 2014, 11:41 A.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-6567
Shooting Death Investigation Update
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives have received a ruling from the Jefferson County District Attorney’s office on a shooting death investigation.
The incident occurred on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at approximately 1:30 a.m., in the 3300 block of Wesley Avenue.
The victim has been identified as: Desmond Bias, B/M, 36, of Birmingham, Alabama.
Homicide investigators presented the case to the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office. The District Attorney’s office advised investigators that no charges will be filed against
the shooter due to the fact that the he was defending himself when the shooting occurred. The District Attorney’s office advised that the shooting will be ruled as justifiable.