Domestic dispute ends in gunfire after nephew allegedly shoots uncle

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE 7/26: The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Edward Davis of Birmingham.


Birmingham Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Wylam, according to Lt. Edwards from the department.

According to authorities, the shooting took place on 10th Avenue and Eerie Street. Officers were notified just before 10 p.m. on Tuesday.

Police believe that the shooting stemmed from a domestic dispute between an uncle and a nephew, which led to the uncle being shot to death.

The suspect has not been located. Police are asking for the nephew to come forward and turn himself in. As of now, police do not have a motive.

WIAT will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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