Victim identified in west Birmingham shooting that left 1 dead


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham police are investigating a homicide in west Birmingham.

Around 5:10 p.m., Birmingham police responded to a shooting in the 2800 block of Bessemer Road.

Birmingham Police have identified the victim as Tyler Busby, 27 of Birmingham.

Police arrived to find Busby lying on the ground unresponsive. Authorities pronounced him dead at the scene.

Busby was a customer at the New Vision car wash when they were shot. It happened outside the car wash, police say.

The suspect fled the scene in a small sedan prior to officer’s arrival. At this time, there are no suspect in custody. Detectives have not established a clear motive in this investigation. This is an ongoing investigation.

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