BIRMINGHAM,AL (WBRC) - Birmingham Police were called out to 2nd Street Southwest and Cotton Avenue at 8:30 this morning to investigate the report of a person shot. The victim was transported to UAB Hospital where he was prounounced dead.
Birmingham Police learned the victim was involved in an altercation with the driver of a cab just before the shooting. The suspect was located by officers of the East Precinct and taken into custody a short time after the shooting.
If anyone has any information on this case they are asked to contact Birmingham Police at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777
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