McCalla man charged with capital murder in Birmingham shooting

McCalla man charged with capital murder in Birmingham shooting

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Eugene Hale. Source: Birmingham Police Department Eugene Hale. Source: Birmingham Police Department
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Birmingham police have arrested a McCalla man in connection to a deadly shooting that killed one person.

Eugene Hale, 23, is charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Quintin Long, 22. Investigator said the two got into a fight during a drug deal just before the shooting happened.

Police say the shooting occurred around 2:50 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 at 33rd Street and Avenue E. Long was pronounced dead at the scene.

Hale is being held on no bond in the Jefferson County Jail.

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