Assault Investigation Arrest
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with an assault investigation. The incident occurred on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at approximately 4:00 p.m., at 2618 Tempest Drive.
Officers from the West Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a call of a person shot. Officers arrived to find a female victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the arm. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment of her injury. The victim is expected to recover from her injury. Upon further investigation, BPD Homicide Investigators were able obtain information on the identity of the suspect.
Burglary Investigation Arrests
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives have arrested and charged three suspects in connection with a burglary investigation. The incident occurred on Monday, November 18, 2013 at approximately 12:20 p.m., in the 2900 block of Stonecrest Drive.
BPD Burglary Detectives patrolling the neighborhood observed the suspects running near homes into a wooded area. Detectives were able to locate the suspects a short time later and also determined that the suspects were students that should have been in class during school hours. Detectives later learned that the suspects were involved in the burglary of a nearby home.
All suspects have been identified as:
JUVENILES, B/Ms, 17, 16, 16, of Birmingham, Alabama. Burglary petitions have been obtained against the suspects. The suspects are in the custody of Jefferson County Juvenile Detention.