Media Release 98-Homicide Investigation- 600 block Sheridan Road
The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Monday May 16, 2022.
The victim will be identified upon notification of next of kin.
Just after 9:00 a.m., officers from the West Precinct conducted a welfare check at 613 Sheridan Road in the South Hampton Community. Officers entered the residence and discovered the victim in a front room unresponsive. The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene by Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel. The victim sustained injuries consistent with evidence of a homicide. A formal medical examination will be conducted by the Jefferson County Coroner’s office.
Details are limited in this investigation. No arrest has been made. 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 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.
This is Birmingham’s 46th murder investigation of 2022 with 5 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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