From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — The Birmingham Police Department (BPD) is investigating a shooting that caused a man to crash into a building on Sunday, June 5, around 1 a.m.
According to the BPD, Rayshod Goldthwaite, 18, of Birmingham, was found unresponsive in a vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound that had crashed into a building at 608 Second Avenue North in Birmingham.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue pronounced Goldthwaite dead at the scene.
“The preliminary investigation has revealed the following: we believe the victim was traveling in the 600 block of 3rd Avenue North when a separate unknown vehicle pulled alongside him and a person began firing shots at the victim,” Officer Truman Fitzgerald said.
There have been no arrests made at this time.
Authorities ask anyone with information to call homicide detectives at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
The story will be updated when more information is available.