JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) – A 35-year-old woman was found dead inside a home on Batton Road near Bessemer, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
Chief Deputy Randy Christian says a visiting relative found the woman inside a bedroom in the 3600 block of Batton Road. Christian says the woman was found dead around 2 p.m. from an apparent gunshot wound.
WIAT 42 News has a crew headed to the scene and will update this story with more information as it becomes available.
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