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Media Release 97-Homicide Investigation-Interstate 59

 Homicide Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday, May 14, 2022.

The victim has been identified as:

Justin Andrew Snow, (38), W/M, of Warrior, Alabama.

At approximately 7:45 PM, West Precinct officers were dispatched to Interstate 59 South just after the Arkadelphia Road on-ramp on report of a person shot. Officers arrived on the scene and observed a White 2008 Ford Edge that had collided into the median. Officers observed the driver suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel arrived on the scene and pronounced the victim deceased.

The preliminary investigation suggests the victim was traveling from the “downtown area” prior to the shooting. Detectives are asking if anyone was traveling along this route between 7:15 PM – 7:45 PM that has a dashcam to please contact us directly.

Currently, there are no suspects 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 45th murder investigation of 2022 including 5 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**