Man shot, killed on Earline Circle near Center Point identified


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim who was shot and killed in Center Point last Wednesday.

Jajuan Marquis Tanniehill, 20 of Center Point, was found by police suffering from a gunshot wound on June 23. Tanniehill later died at UAB hospital due to his injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

Stay with CBS 42 as this story develops.

ORIGINAL: A Birmingham man was shot and killed on the 600 block of Earline Circle Wednesday night.

Officers responded around 9:35 p.m. to reports of shots fired near Center Point. When they arrived, they found a victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue transported the victim to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The Birmingham man was later pronounced dead.

No suspects are in custody at this time, authorities say.

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