BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Authorities in Birmingham are investigating a shooting outside of a convenience store Tuesday afternoon that left one dead and another injured.
According to Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service Battalion Chief Jackie Hicks, law enforcement officials received a call of people shot on 36 South Park Road around 3:10 p.m. Once on the scene, they discovered two men injured and suffering from gunshot wounds.
The victims were taken to a local hospital. One of the men suffered life-threatening injures while the second man’s are considered non-life-threatening.
Police confirmed the man taken with life-threatening injuries, 24-year-old Leeco Whittington, later died at UAB Hospital.
No suspects are in custody at this time.
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