Suspect arrested in homicide at Southtown Apartments

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Birmingham Police Department has confirmed that they are investigating a homicide that occurred at the 900 block of 23rd St South.

Authorities have confirmed that Anthony Needham, 37, of Birmingham, has been charged with murder. The suspect is in custody of the Jefferson County Jail with a $100,000 bond.

According to authorities, the South Precinct responded to a shooting at 10:50 p.m. Saturday where they found an unresponsive female victim. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have identified the victim as Sikeisha Mitchell of Birmingham, Alabama.