Media Release 34- Homicide Investigation 33rd Street Ensley
The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday February 19, 2022, at approximately 10:50 a.m.
The victim has been identified as Anthony Jackson, (46), b/m, of Birmingham, Alabama.
Officers from the West Precinct responded to a ShotSpotter call of six rounds fired at 1745 33rd Street Ensley. Upon arrival officers discovered the victim in the front lawn unresponsive. The Jackson was pronounced deceased on the scene by Birmingham Fire and Rescue.
Details are limited at this stage of the investigation. The suspect(s) is currently at large. Updates will be provided as this case develops.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, please contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 205-254-1764, Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.
Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Birmingham Police Department’s Mobile App.
This is Birmingham’s 12th murder investigation of 2022 with 1 justifiable death investigation.
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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