Man who police say was killed in confrontation with girlfriend's ex identified

Man who police say was killed in confrontation with girlfriend's ex identified
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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A man who police believe was shot and killed by his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend has been identified.

Joshua Aaron Jamal Lewis, 24, was killed Saturday, Aug. 14 in a unit at an apartment complex in the 7700 block of 4th Avenue South.

Responding officers found Lewis suffering from a gunshot wound around 1:06 a.m.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect left the scene before officers got there. Investigators believe the shooting stemmed from a relationship involving Lews, his girlfriend and her ex-boyfriend.

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