From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a shooting death in the city’s west precinct.
Police were alerted by Shot Spotter to a location in the 1300 block of Avenue V around 3:55 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 23. Responding officers found a female subject in the rear of a residence, suffering from a gunshot wound.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded and took the victim to UAB Hospital where she died. The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 37-year-old Tiyesha Carson, of Birmingham.
No one is in custody in connection to the homicide.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are asked to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at (205) 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers (205) 254-7777.