Shooting death of 27-year-old Birmingham man ruled justifiable

Homicide investigation on 13th Ave N in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: The Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office ruled the actions justifiable in the shooting, therefore this case is reclassified as a justified death investigation.


Birmingham Police said a man was found shot to death outside of a vehicle in the 1600 block of 13th Avenue North.

It happened around 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. The victim has been identified as 27-year-old Jubraun Leonard Wright.

Officers said a person of interest is in custody after turning themselves in.

Investigators said multiple shots were fired before the homicide.

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