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Media Release 241

October 4, 2021

Arrest Made in Homicide (Update) The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in connection to the homicide of Kevin Devose. Devose was murdered at the Smart Food Mart located at 900 20th Street Ensley.   The suspect has been identified as Marquis Taylor, (39), b/m, of Birmingham, Alabama.   Detectives presented the […]

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Media Release 240

October 3, 2021

Critical Missing Person Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a critical missing person investigation. The Birmingham Police Department requests assistance from the public on locating the subject in the attached photo. The missing person has been identified as: Brandon Dewayne Ball, (28), of Birmingham, Alabama. Brandon Ball is autistic. Brandon Ball was […]

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Media Release 239

October 3, 2021

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday, September 16, 2021. The victim has been identified as: Christopher Diltz, (33), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. At approximately 5:00 a.m., South Precinct officers along with Birmingham Fire and Rescue (BFRS) personnel were dispatched to 4512 11th Avenue North on […]

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Media Release 238

October 1, 2021

Homicide Investigation Update The Birmingham Police Department reports the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim of a homicide that occurred on Friday, October 1, 2021. The victim has been identified as: Richard Lee Samuels, (29), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. The details surrounding this homicide are still limited. If there is anyone who has […]

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Media Release 237

October 1, 2021

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Friday, October 1, 2021. The victim will be identified upon notification to the next of kin. At approximately 9:30 p.m., West Precinct officers were dispatched to the Chevron Gas Station, located at 1800 31st Street Southwest, on report of a […]

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