Suspect arrested, victim identified in Birmingham murder

Alan Albert (source Birmingham Police Department)
Alan Albert (source Birmingham Police Department)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham police said Friday they had arrested a man in connection with a murder on Thursday.

Police, in a statement to FOX6 News, said Alan Albert, 48, of Birmingham, had been arrested and charged with the murder of Daryl Jackson, 45, of Birmingham.

Officers found Jackson Thursday morning near his home on 3rd Avenue Southwest suffering from a gunshot wound. Witnesses told police the two men were involved in a fight prior to the shooting.

Jackson died later at the hospital.  Albert was taken into custody and was being held Friday afternoon in the Jefferson County jail on no bond.