Suspect identified in cold case murder - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Suspect identified in cold case murder

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham police have identified a suspect connected with the murder of a Birmingham man seven years ago.

Birmingham Police, in a statement Tuesday to FOX6 News, said Antrenalla Burts, 27, has been charged with capital murder in the 2003 death of LeJohn Hinds, 29, of Birmingham.

On November 30, 2003, Hinds was found dead in Dolomite Park from a gunshot wound. Detectives later found evidence that connected the suspect to the homicide, and a warrant was obtained against Burts Tuesday.

Burts was already in the the Jefferson County Jail on an unrelated charge.

This case is still under investigation. Anyone with any additional information is asked to call the Birmingham Police Department Homicide Unit at (205) 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at (205) 254-7777.

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