BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The Birmingham Police Department has ruled that a fatal shooting on February 25 was a justifiable death.
Birmingham Police got the call of a shooting at Parkway East and 1st Avenue North just after 5 p.m. The victim was transported to UAB Hospital and died shortly afterward.
The victim has been identified as 27-year-old Detraio Deshawn Whorton.
Police say Whorton was in an altercation with an acquaintance that escalated to gunfire.
An investigation is underway. No arrests have been made.