BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A 5-year-old child who was injured in the deadly Easter Sunday shooting in Patton Park is “progressing greatly” according to his mother Thursday night.
Justice Holness was hit in both of his lungs by a gunshot. He was in stable condition following the incident.
The shooting has left a mark on the Birmingham community. 32-year-old Areyelle Meishaun Yarbrough was killed and five others, including Holness, were injured.
At this time, no suspects are in custody for the Patton Park shooting. A $10,000 reward is being offered for any information that leads to an arrest in that case.
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