From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — A 22-year-old man was killed in an apparent assault in Birmingham on Sunday, June 19, at approximately 3:32 p.m.
Birmingham Police Department officers arrived on the scene when they observed Brown lying unresponsive on the sidewalk suffering from an apparent
Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel transported Brown to UAB Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
“The circumstances of how the decedent sustained the injury is unclear,” Chief Deputy Coroner William Yates said.
The Birmingham Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.
“The preliminary investigation suggests the victim may have been involved in an argument that led to shots being fired,” Officer Truman Fitzgerald said. “This is believed to be an isolated incident.”
Currently, there is no one in custody.
Authorities ask if there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, please contact the BPD Homicide Unit at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
This is Birmingham’s 58th murder investigation of 2022, including five justifiable death investigations.
The story will be updated when more information is available.