Jeremy Ford. (Source: Jefferson Co. Sheriff's Office)
Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies investigate the death of a man reportedly killed by a woman who said he abducted her and sexually assaulted her at an apartment on Pebble Creek Parkway in Forestdale. (Source: Judson Garner/WBRC)
Jefferson County deputies and Adamsville police investigated the original case. They say 25-year-old Jeremy Arnold Ford of Birmingham abducted a woman at gunpoint and raped her.
Investigators say Ford drove to several locations with the suspect under his control. Then, he forced her to drive back to an apartment in Forestdale. It was there that she was able to get control of his gun and shoot him.