BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The Birmingham Police Department says they have made an arrest in connection to a homicide that occurred eight years ago.
On May 11, 2002, officers from the West Precinct responded to the 5300 block of Park Avenue Southwest to find 22-year-old Aaron Tift had been beaten, shot and stabbed. Birmingham Fire and Rescue arrived and pronounced Tift deceased.
Investigators say they recently have uncovered information that helped to identify 27-year-old Roderick Cummings as the suspect in the murder.
Cummings is currently incarcerated for armed robbery.
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