Employee shot and killed inside North Birmingham Piggly Wiggly on Christmas Eve

Local News

BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT) – Birmingham Police are investigating a fatal shooting at the Piggly Wiggly in North Birmingham off 29th Avenue North. Investigators say 28-year-old Jerika Manuel was shot inside the store around 11:55 a.m. Christmas Eve morning. 

Police say Manuel was involved in a physical altercation just before the suspect shot the victim. The suspect fled the scene after the shooting. No suspects are in custody at this time, but investigators do have leads on the suspect according to Birmingham Police. 

Stay with CBS 42 as we continue to follow the latest developments in the investigation.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

TRENDING STORIES