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Homicide Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Sunday, March 29, 2020.

The victim has been identified as Lamorn Wilkerson-Hubbard, (25), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama.

At approximately 12:15 p.m., Officers from the West Precinct responded to Princeton hospital on a call of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers discover a person was transported to the hospital by personal vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. Shortly after arrival the victim was pronounced deceased by hospital staff.

The preliminary investigation revealed the incident occurred in the 100 block of 2nd Court West. The victim and the suspect were engage in a conversation prior to the suspect shooting the victim. The suspect was later taken into custody. This is an ongoing investigation.

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.

This is Birmingham’s 21th homicide investigation of 2020 and 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 into the total homicide investigations counts.

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