Woman identified, 5 injured in Patton Park deadly shooting on Easter Sunday

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December 25 2021 12:00 am

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A shooting at Patton Park took the life of a 32-year-old bystander and hospitalized five on Easter Sunday including a 4-year-old.

The Birmingham Police Department responded to a shooting at Patton Park Sunday around 7 p.m. where there were reports of an altercation with group of men that led to shots being fired.

According to authorities hundreds of people were gathered at the park.

Five were injured in the shooting and are in stable condition, along with a 4-year-old and three teenagers. A 32-year-old woman was killed.

The 32-year-old woman has been identified as Areyelle Meishaun Yarbrough who was a bystander at the park Easter Sunday.

No suspects are in custody. Police are asking for help identifying the individuals involved.

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