Warrants obtained for suspect in shooting of 4-year-old girl in Birmingham


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham Police Department has obtained warrants in connection to the shooting that put a 4-year-old girl in critical condition Sunday.

Authorities have obtained warrants for Raymond Shine, 38, of Birmingham.

The warrants are for attempted murder and certain persons forbidden to possess a firearm. He is now in custody.

4-year-old Jurnee Coleman was struck in the head Sunday night after her father and Shine had gotten into an altercation before Shine began firing a gun into the apartment.

Jurnee was walking into the kitchen to get a drink when she was shot, according to her father. She is currently in critical condition at Children’s Hospital.

No other information has been released at this time. The investigation is still ongoing.

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