Police identify man shot to death in southwestern Birmingham

Police identify man shot to death in southwestern Birmingham
Birmingham police are investigating a homicide on Cedar Avenue SW. (Source: WBRC)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Police are investigating a shooting in Birmingham that killed a 30-year-old man.

The shooting happened in the 1700 block of Cedar Avenue SW around 8:45 p.m. Thursday. The victim died at UAB Hospital.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Marvie Raynard Brown, Jr.

A preliminary investigation indicates two suspects approached the victim as he was unloading groceries from his vehicle. There was a verbal argument, the victim was shot multiple times and the suspects ran away.

There have not been any arrests made.

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