Man dies after being shot in the head in Smithfield

Man dies after being shot in the head in Smithfield
(Source: Dixon Hayes/WBRC)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Police have identified a man who was shot and killed in the Smithfield neighborhood over the weekend.

Kerry McClure, 22, died of his injuries overnight after being transported to UAB Hospital with life-threatening injuries in the 200 block of 9th Court North.

Police say McClure was shot in the head around 6:35 p.m. after arriving at the location to drop his children off. At some point, he and an unknown suspect got into an argument that ended in gunfire.

Anyone with any information about the shooting is asked to call the BPD Homicide Unit 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.

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