From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — Two more suspects have been arrested in connection to the murder of a 22-year-old man.
According to the Birmingham Police Department (BPD), Ranisha Wright, 20, of Florala, and Joshua Holmes, 23, of Fairfield, were arrested in connection to the murder of Justin Jai Brown, who was shot and killed on Sunday, June 19, 2022, in the 5900 Block of Warner Street.
Wright was taken into custody on Saturday, July 9, 2022. She was arrested by the United States Marshal’s Service in Loxley, Alabama. Joshua Holmes was taken into custody on Tuesday, July 12, 2022. West Precinct officers arrested him at an address in West Birmingham.
Birmingham Police Detectives presented information on the case to the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office. As a result, both Wright and Holmes are being charged with murder and kidnapping – interference with custody.
Both suspects are in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail under a $215,000 Bond.
Jarvas Henderson, 22, of Birmingham, was arrested for the murder of 22-year-old Justin Jai Brown on July 12, 2022.
Detectives obtained a warrant for murder with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office for the arrest of Henderson. He was apprehended and will be held in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail on a $600,000.00 bond.
Brown sustained a gunshot wound injury while at a private residence in the 5900 block of Warner Street in Birmingham.
Birmingham Police Department officers arrived on the scene when they observed Brown lying unresponsive on the sidewalk suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel transported Brown to UAB Hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The story will be updated when more information is available.