BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — East Precinct officers responded to a call that shots were fired at 1176 6th Way Northwest. When officers arrived they found that injured persons were taken to area hospitals by private vehicles.
Officers later received information that a victim from the shooting had succumbed to her injuries; she has been identified as Shaneia Causwell of Birmingham, Alabama.
Investigators learned that the shooting happened after there was an altercation after an unwanted guest arrived at Causwell’s home and they were asked to leave. All of the shooting victims were related.
At this time there are no suspects in custody. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.