JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A McCalla man shot and killed during a reported assault was identified Thursday.
According to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office, 28-year-old Deon Jamal Dunklin was shot in a barbershop on the 1400 block of Woodward Road around 6:10 p.m. Wednesday. Dunklin was taken to UAB Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Dunklin’s death is being investigated as a homicide by the Midfield Police Department. There is no suspect in custody. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the MPD at 205-923-7575 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.