Irondale man killed in shooting at Birmingham apartment complex

October 02 2021 06:00 pm

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — An Irondale man was shot in the head at an apartment complex in Birmingham Thursday night.

According to the Birmingham Police Department, just before 9 p.m. officers were called to an apartment complex on the 500 block of Beacon Crest Circle in Birmingham on reports of a shooting. When police arrived, they discovered that Justin Devon Wade, 22, of Irondale, was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Police said that information suggests the victim was in a verbal altercation prior to the shooting. Wade was transported to UAB Hospital and was pronounced dead shortly after arrival.

No arrests have been made at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

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