Birmingham Police need help Locate Vehicle that may Connected in a Shooting
Posted by: Staff
Date: Nov 23 2021 1:22 PM
BIRMINGHAM ALABAMA :On Thursday, November 18, 2021, just after 4:00 p.m., the Birmingham Police Department’s 911 Communications Division received a Shot Spotter alert of 10 rounds fired in the 4500 block of 5th Ave South. Officers responded and observed a disabled vehicle in the roadway riddled with bullets and damaged from a collision. Inside the vehicle was 3 people wounded by gunfire.
The victims were two adult males and a 6-year-old boy. The child was transported to Children’s Hospital of Alabama. The child’s injuries were originally reported as life-threatening but were updated to stable. The two adult victims sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Another female occupant was inside the car at the time of the shooting. She was not injured during the incident.
Detectives with the Birmingham Police Department’s Felony Assault Unit have identified a vehicle that may possibly be connected to this shooting. Detectives request assistance from the public in locating the listed vehicle and identifying any persons who may have been seen driving or occupying the vehicle.
The vehicle is a 2015 White Nissan Altima 4D with black wheels. The vehicle has a registered Alabama Nurses Foundation Personalized license plate # JLPN.
Note: The vehicle was reported as stolen out of Birmingham on November 19, 2021.
If anyone sees the listed vehicle BPD advises Do Not Attempt to make any contact dial 911 Immediately. If there is anyone with information on the location and identities of anyone who was driving or occupying the listed the vehicle. Please contact BPD Felony Assault Detectives at 205-254-1764 or remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Birmingham Police Department’s Mobile App. Simply download the app and submit a tip.
Updates will be provided as information becomes available. If the tip to Crime Stoppers leads to an arrest, Crime Stoppers will provide a cash reward.
Please see the attached photo of the vehicle.