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Media Release 214

September 5, 2021

Double Homicide Investigation Update The Birmingham Police Department reports the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the second victim of a double homicide that occurred on Saturday, September 4, 2021. The victim has been identified as: Cornelius Ja’Shawn Hilliard, (21), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama.  The preliminary investigation suggests an argument took place inside of the […]

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Media Release 213

September 5, 2021

Double Homicide Investigation / Multiple People Shot The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a double homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday, September 4, 2021. The victims have been identified as: (1) Reginald Curtis Crawford Jr, (26), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. (2) The victim will be identified upon notification to the next of kin.   At […]

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Media Release 212

September 1, 2021

Suspect Arrested After Stealing Police Cruiser The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in the theft of a Birmingham Police Patrol Car. The incident occurred on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. The suspect has been identified as: Leah Nicole Letson, (35), W/F Just before 10:00 a.m. an officer from West Precinct observed a […]

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Media Release 211

September 1, 2021

Arrests Made in Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained warrants for two arrests made in connection to the murder of Hernado McJunkins. The suspects have been identified as: Ira Dexter Eaton, (29), B/M, of Irondale, Alabama. Christopher Garcia Spencer, (35), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. On Thursday, August 19, 2021, Birmingham Police […]

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Media Release 210

August 30, 2021

Arrest Made Shooting Investigation  The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in a shooting investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 2709 7th Ave South. The suspect has been identified as: Brandon Tamburelli, (26), W/M, of Mount Olive, Alabama.  At approximately 1:30 a.m., officers from the South Precinct responded […]

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