Birmingham police investigating late night homicide

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – Birmingham police are investigating the scene of a homicide that occurred on Wednesday night.

Officers heard gunshots while on patrol in the South Park community around 10:40 p.m. At the incident location, they found a white SUV marked with bullet holes and 18-year-old Kerry Raphael Connell lying on the ground several feet from it.

Connell was found to be suffering from gunshot wounds. The paramedics pronounced him dead on the scene.

There have been no arrests or charges filed in the case.  If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the Birmingham Police Department @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.

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