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Media Release 50

February 26, 2021

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday, February 25, 2021. The deceased has been identified as Detraio Whorton, (27), b/m, of Birmingham, Alabama. Just after 5:00 p.m., officers from East Precinct responded to 1st Avenue and Parkway East on a call of person shot […]

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Media Release 49

February 25, 2021

Death Investigation Update The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have confirmed foul play was not involved in the death of a person found deceased in the 1600 block of 7th Avenue South. All additional questions regarding the circumstances surrounding this death should be made to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.   Unclassified Death Investigation (Original […]

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Media Release 48

February 25, 2021

Unclassified Death Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting an unclassified death investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday, February 25, 2021. The deceased has not been identified. At approximately 6:51 a.m., the Birmingham 911 Communications Division received a call of a person down in the 1600 block of 7th Avenue South. Officers from […]

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Media Release 47

February 24, 2021

Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in the homicide of Dequaris Lydel Williams. Williams was murdered on Thursday January 14, 2021. The suspect has been identified as Jamarcus Desean McIntyre (28), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. Detectives obtained arrest warrants with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office […]

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Media Release 46

February 24, 2021

Bank Robbery Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports investigators are conducting a bank robbery investigation. The incident occurred on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at the PNC Bank located at 9648 Parkway East. Just before 4:30 p.m. the suspect approached the counter and presented a note to the teller. The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of […]

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