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Media Release 232

Homicide Investigation

Birmingham Police Department detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Wednesday, October 28, 2020.

The victim has been identified as Jehudijah Davis (24), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama.

At approximately 9:45 p.m., East Precinct Officers responded to the 4300 block of Gadsden Street on report of two people shot. Officers arrived on the scene and found the victim, Jehudijah Davis unresponsive in the front seat of a black sedan suffering from a gunshot wound. A second male victim was also in the front seat of the vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel (BFR) pronounced Davis deceased on the scene. BFR personnel transported the second male victim to UAB with life-threatening injuries.

Details are limited in the investigation. Updates will be provided as they become available. Anyone with information on this case is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at (205) 254-7777. You can remain anonymous.

This is Birmingham’s 86th homicide investigation of 2020 with 13 justifiable death investigations and 1 non-criminal homicide (accidental shooting). 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 232-Homicide Investigation-Jehudijah Davis