Shooting Investigation

Publish Date: February 16, 2018
Written by: Joni Money
Categories: News | Shooting

Birmingham, AL 02/16/2018

Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a shooting in Robinwood.

Just after 9:00 pm this evening deputies responded to a report of a shooting at 6th Avenue and 4th Street in Robinwood. They arrived to find an adult male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Initial information from the scene is that the victim was in the street talking with three men he knows. One of them pulled out a gun and shot the victim. The three men fled the scene in a dark colored car. The shooting is possibly drug related.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.