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Media Release 133- Homicide Investigation- 13th Avenue N.

Homicide Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation.

The incident occurred on Monday, June 26, 2023.

The victim has been identified as:

Bryan Williams, (43), B/M of Birmingham, Alabama.

At approximately 1:55 PM, South Precinct officers were dispatched to an Open-Door Call in the 4200 Block of 13th Avenue N.

Officers arrived on scene and observed the open of the residence. Upon entrance into the residence, officers observed an adult male, lying unresponsive suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.


The preliminary investigation suggests a friend arrived at the residence and observed the open-door.  The residence was in disarray and the friend felt concerned and call 911.

There is no one in custody.


If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, please contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Birmingham Police Department’s Mobile App on Android or IOS devices.

Updates will be provided as information becomes available.

This is Birmingham’s 59th murder investigation of 2023 with 4 justifiable death investigations.

The Birmingham Police Department adheres to FBI Uniform Crime Reporting guidelines set for all law enforcement agencies across the United States.

FBI Uniform Crime Reporting guidelines do not require law enforcement agencies to include justifiable death investigations in the total homicide investigations counts.

**The information is based on a preliminary and ongoing investigation, which continues to evolve as investigators interview witnesses, review physical and electronic records,
and analyze forensic evidence. The Department’s understanding of the facts and circumstances may change as additional evidence is collected and analyzed**

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Homicide Media Release 133