Around 2:45 PM today, Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Palmerdale Fire Department on Bradford Trafford Road in North East Jefferson County on the report of a person shot in a reported road rage incident. The incident reportedly occurred in the 7400 block of Narrows Road but the victim was transported to the Palmerdale Fire Station for assistance. According to witnesses, the victim and a passenger were traveling on Narrows Road when they noticed a vehicle following them very closely. The victim pulled his vehicle over and the other vehicle also stopped. The victim approached the driver of the other vehicle and the two argued. The driver of the second vehicle fired a shot, striking the victim in the abdomen. The adult male victim was transported to UAB Hospital, where he is in critical condition.
Detectives are looking for a person of interest in this case. Javier Bryese Burny is wanted for questioning regarding the events that occurred during this incident. If you have any information on Burny, please call 205-325-1450, option 2.