From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — A Birmingham man has been pronounced dead following a reported assault that took place Wednesday night.
Antonio Jermell Jackson, 23, was shot in the 2300 block of 9th Court South on Wednesday evening and was pronounced dead at UAB Hospital early Thursday morning.
According to Birmingham police, the preliminary investigation indicates that an unknown suspect shot the victim and he collapsed near the front door as the suspect fled the scene. A motive has not been established in this investigation. There are no suspect(s) in custody.
Anyone with information related to this crime is asked to contact the Birmingham Police Department at 205-254-1764.