From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — The Birmingham Police Department made an arrest in connection to a homicide that happened on Friday, May 31, 2019.
Jha’Kiren De’Antres Grier, 20, of Sterett, is charged with murder.
Shot Spotter alerted officers to an incident in the 3100 block of Ensley Avenue around 9:26 p.m. When they arrived on the scene, they found Gewayne Dyrelle Gilbert, 36, of Birmingham, in the parking lot of Ensley Seafood. He was unresponsive and was suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded along with the Jefferson County Coroner and pronounced Gilbert dead on the scene.
Grier is being held in the Jefferson County Jail on a $100,000 bond.