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Media Release 50

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday, February 25, 2021. The deceased has been identified as Detraio Whorton, (27), b/m, of Birmingham, Alabama. Just after 5:00 p.m., officers from East Precinct responded to 1st Avenue and Parkway East on a call of person shot […]

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Media Release 49

Death Investigation Update The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have confirmed foul play was not involved in the death of a person found deceased in the 1600 block of 7th Avenue South. All additional questions regarding the circumstances surrounding this death should be made to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.   Unclassified Death Investigation (Original […]

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Media Release 48

Unclassified Death Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting an unclassified death investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday, February 25, 2021. The deceased has not been identified. At approximately 6:51 a.m., the Birmingham 911 Communications Division received a call of a person down in the 1600 block of 7th Avenue South. Officers from […]

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Media Release 47

Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in the homicide of Dequaris Lydel Williams. Williams was murdered on Thursday January 14, 2021. The suspect has been identified as Jamarcus Desean McIntyre (28), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. Detectives obtained arrest warrants with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office […]

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Media Release 46

Bank Robbery Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports investigators are conducting a bank robbery investigation. The incident occurred on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at the PNC Bank located at 9648 Parkway East. Just before 4:30 p.m. the suspect approached the counter and presented a note to the teller. The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of […]

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Media Release 45

Cold Case Investigation The Birmingham Police Department is seeking t help from the public in efforts to solve a cold case murder from 2018. The victim, Kijuan Ulysses Harrell was murdered on June 23, 2018. Officers from south precinct responded to the 500 block of Valley Avenue at 1:22 a.m. to find Harrell in the […]

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Media Release 44

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department Police reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday, February 20, 2021. The victim has been identified as Lateshia Danner, (33), b/m, of Birmingham, Alabama. At approximately 8:21 p.m., officers from East Precinct responded to the 7600 block of 2nd Ave North on a call […]

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Media Release 43

Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation See Original Release Below The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in the murder of Ogle Terrance Avery. Avery was murdered on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. The suspect has been identified as: Quarmica Lashun Colley, (42), b/f, of Birmingham, Alabama. Detectives obtained a warrant for Murder ($150,000) […]

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Media Release 42

  Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation See Original Release Below The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in the murder of Edward Dee Stewart. Stewart was murdered on Thursday, February 4, 2020 at the Anchor Motel located at 8420 1st Avenue North. The suspect has been identified as: James Harrison, (42), B/M, […]

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Media Release 41

Homicide Investigation Update Birmingham Police Department reports the Jefferson County coroner has identified the victim in the homicide that occurred on February 17, 2021. The victim has been identified as Ogle Terrance Avery, (40), b/m of Birmingham, Alabama. Detectives have detained a person of interest for questioning in this investigation, however it is believed others […]

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