Man shot, killed at Center Point area apartment complex; suspect in custody
From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM – Jefferson County Sheriff’s detectives are conducting a homicide investigation after a man was shot and killed at an apartment complex near Center Point.
Just before noon on Monday, October 22, deputies were called to the 2100 block of Whetstone Court to investigate a shooting complaint. They arrived to find an adult male victim suffering critical injuries from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene. A woman who had been with him was also wounded. She suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The shooter, an adult male, was taken into custody a short distance away and is being questioned by detectives.
Early information from the scene is that the two men were arguing in the driveway when one pulled a gun and began shooting.
The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family.