From The Trussville Tribune Staff Reports
BIRMINGHAM – The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation after an incident on Saturday.
The incident occurred in the 7800 block of 4th Avenue South.
Officers responded to the above location on reports of shots fired around 1:06 a.m. Upon arrival, officers met a witness who said the shooting took place inside an apartment. The officers entered the apartment to find a black male lying across a bed, suffering from a gunshot wound to the body.
The suspect left the scene before officers arrived.
The incident seemingly stemmed from a relationship that involved two males and one female. The BPD reports the ex-boyfriend confronted the new boyfriend and the new boyfriend was subsequently shot.
Anyone with information should call the BPD Homicide Unit at 254-1764.