Man dies after being shot in the head at Valley Brook Apartments

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham police are currently investigating a shooting that happened at Valley Brook Apartments located in the 2900 block of Gallant Drive.

Officials say they received the call of a person shot around 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The victim was transported to UAB with life-threatening injuries, where he died Monday. He suffered a gunshot wound to the head.

The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Brandon Cantrell Hines, of Birmingham.

In May, one person was injured and another was killed in a shootout at the same apartment complex after police say there was an altercation involving a number of people. That shootout happened in broad daylight around noon. Around 30 spent shell casings were found by investigators.

 

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