A shooting in Birmingham left one man dead. It happened early in the morning. Birmingham police found the victim’s name. That person was 28 years old.
Police heard shots around 3 a.m. Friday morning. They were near the area of Avenue M when they heard them. There was also gunfire in that area, according to Shot Spotter too. Police officers drove around and found a person in the street. They were not breathing. The person was pronounced dead at 3:15 a.m.
Fitzgerald said that there are not many details. The shooting happened in a residential area. The police want to know if anyone has any security footage from the incident so they can find out what happened. Barnes is Birmingham’s 114th murder so far this year. And 13 of those have been ruled justifiable and are not criminal.
In all of Jefferson County, 190 people died. 114 people died in Birmingham. If you have any Detail about the murder, please call Birmingham homicide detectives at 205-254-1764. If you do not want to talk to them, please call Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
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