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Media Release 191- Homicide Investigation 5600 Ave I

Homicide Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Sunday, September 11, 2022.

The victim has been identified as:

Deandrea Martez Moore, (29), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. 

At approximately 5:55 PM, West Precinct officers received a shot spotter activation, simultaneously a citizen called advising 2 adult males had been shot in the 5600 block of Avenue I. Officers arrived on scene and observed the victim lying in the yard of a residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Officers located the second male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds as well.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel arrived on scene pronounced and the victim deceased. They also transported the 2nd victim to UAB Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Currently, 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 comes available.

This is Birmingham’s 101st murder investigation of 2022 including 6 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 into 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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Media Release 191- Homicide Investigation 5600 Ave I