From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the homicide victims.
According to the Jefferson County Coroner’s office, Lorenzo Terez Cole, 23, and Cortney Jermaine Woods, 22, sustained gunshot wound injuries during a reported assault in the 3800 block of East Lake Boulevard on Tuesday, December 14.
Birmingham Police Department’s Sgt. Rodarius Mauldin said East Precinct officers were dispatched to the 3800 block of East Lake Boulevard around 3 p.m. on a report of one person shot. Upon arrival, officers located Cole suffering from a gunshot wound to the face.
Cole was taken to UAB Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Woods was located in the bushes nearby and was pronounced dead at the scene by Birmingham Fire and Rescue.
Authorities request that anyone with additional information is asked to call Birmingham police at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.