From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — One person is dead in a Jefferson County shooting incident that occurred on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, around 9:40 p.m.
According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the 200 block of Chalkville Manor Drive to investigate a call of shots fired followed by a person screaming. Upon arrival, deputies found 37-year-old Timothy Darius Biffle of Birmingham inside the apartment, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
Biffle was transported to UAB Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
The shooter remained on the scene and spoke with detectives. After being interviewed, 40-year-old Marcus Ladrell Jenkins was placed in the Jefferson County Jail on the charge of manslaughter with a $30,000 bond.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting are still under investigation.
The story will be updated when more information is available.