Around 3:30 PM on Monday, October 18, 2021, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 300 block of Valley Road to the call of shots fired. Subsequent calls reported that an 18-year-old man had been shot in the alley behind a store. Upon arrival deputies discovered a male victim who was transported to UAB West Hospital, where he later was pronounced dead.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Detectives are conducting an investigation into the shooting. If you have any information regarding this crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777 or the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450, option 2. You may also report information online, anonymously at www.jeffcosheriffal.com.