Birmingham PD says robbery victim followed suspects - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Birmingham PD says robbery victim followed suspects

Police at the scene of the wreck and shooting. Source: WBRC video Police at the scene of the wreck and shooting. Source: WBRC video
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Birmingham Police say a robbery victim tried to take matters into their own hands Tuesday.

Captain Henry Irby III says the robbery happened around 1 p.m. Tuesday at a Shell gas station on Bessemer Road.

Police say the victim followed the suspects to Avenue O and 35th Street in Ensley where the suspects wrecked their vehicle and shots were fired. It is not clear yet who fired the shots.

Thankfully, no one was injured. One suspect has been taken into custody for the robbery and a second suspect was arrested on an unrelated charge.

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