BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — An argument over basketball caused one man dead and another man in jail late Friday night.
At 9:27 police responded to investigate a shooting at the apartments located at 15th Terrace N.E. Once they arrived they discovered a man suffering from a gunshot wound, The victim was transported to the hospital where he later died. He has been identified as 53 year old Herman Williams.
Witnesses on the scene was able to describe the offender and the car he was driving. The suspect was later located at a residence nearby and was identified as 47 year old Lashaun Adarryl Netherly.
Netherly admitted to officials that the whole thing started over an argument about basketball. Netheryly is charged with murder and has a $50,000 bond.