From the Trussville Tribune staff reports
LIPSCOMB — A homicide investigation is being conducted by sheriff’s detectives after a body was discovered on a dirt road in Lipscomb.
Before 3 p.m. today, deputies from the sheriff’s office responded to a call of a person down near 3rd Place and Avenue South in Lipscomb. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, a passerby discovered a body as they were driving on the road.
Deputies determined the body to be that of an adult male dead of apparent gunshot wounds. The body has not yet been identified as police continue to investigate.
Anyone with information on the case are asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.