Birmingham police identify homicide victim

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The Birmingham Police Department has identified the victim in the city's latest homicide.

According to police, 17-year-old Domonique Nixon was shot at the Chevron Gas Station at 2651 on Green Springs Highway around 1:00 a.m. Officers were given information that the victim and suspect had an altercation involving a stolen vehicle.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue pronounced the victim deceased during transport to UAB Hospital.

A suspect has been taken into custody.

If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.  

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