Man, 58, dead after shooting during argument in west Birmingham

Man, 58, dead after shooting during argument in west Birmingham
Shooting scene on Pineview Road in Birmingham. (Source: WBRC staff) (WBRC Staff)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - One person is dead after two people were shot during an argument in Birmingham Thursday evening.

According to Birmingham Police, two children got into an argument on the corner of Avenue O and Pineview Road in west Birmingham.

Three adults then got involved in the argument. At some point after that happened, police say one of the adults pulled a gun and shot the other two adults involved.

One of the shooting victims attempted to drive away from the scene, but wrecked their vehicle. That victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries.

The second shooting victim, Marcellous Blackmon, was taken to UAB where he died.

A suspect is in custody, but has not been identified. Police have not said if the kids were related to the adults.

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