The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred Tuesday, May 12, 2015 in the 3900 block of 9th Court Wylam.
The victim has been identified as:Henry Toles, B/M, 33, of Birmingham, AlabamaOn Tuesday, May 12, 2015 around 9:00 p.m. West Precinct officers responded to the listed location on a person shot. Upon arrival, officers observed the victim being treatedby Birmingham Fire and rescue. It appeared the victim was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. The victim was transported to UAB hospital by Birmingham Fire and Rescue in critical but stable condition. The victim later died from his injuries.Our preliminary investigation revealed that the victim got into a verbal altercation with another male over a woman that supposedly is the suspect’s girlfriend. According to witnesses, the suspect shot the victim several times and fled the scene.
This is an ongoing homicide investigation and additional information will be released as it becomes available. If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777