From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — A Fairfield man was shot and killed during an argument in Birmingham on Saturday, October 28, 2023.
Officers arrived on the scene and found the victim, Rodger Davis, 65, of Fairfield, lying unresponsive suffering from a gunshot wound inside the residence.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel arrived on the scene and pronounced the victim deceased at 1:55 a.m.
Investigators believe Davis was involved in a verbal argument with an adult male. The adult male then shot him and fled the scene.
Hours after the incident, BPD officers detained the adult male in the 700 Block of 19th Street South. Officers transported the adult male to BPD Headquarters where Homicide detectives will interview him.
BPD said they will provide updates as they become available.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, please contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at 205-254-1764 or remain anonymous and receive a cash reward by dialing Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.