BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made in the murder of Ladarius Bloxom. Bloxom was murdered on Sunday, February 7, 2021.
30-year-old Ladarius Hayes was arrested.
Detectives obtained a Capital Murder warrant with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office. Hayes was taken into custody by the Birmingham Police Department’s Crime Reduction Team.
Hayes will remain in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail with no bond.
ORIGINAL: Birmingham Police are investigating the shooting death of a man found outside an apartment complex Sunday afternoon.
Shortly after 1:15 p.m. officers were dispatched to the Valley Brook apartments in the 2900 Block of Gallant Dr. on reports of a person shot.
Upon arrival officers found a man lying in the grass suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Ladarius Bloxom.