Police: Man shot and killed in west Birmingham after argument inside home

Police: Man shot and killed in west Birmingham after argument inside home
The victim has been identified as Howard Johnson of Irondale. He was 29. (Source: Unsplash)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham police say a man was shot and killed inside a west Birmingham home following an argument.

The victim has been identified as Howard Johnson of Irondale. He was 38.

West Precinct officers were called to 812 Avenue G around 10:15 p.m. Wednesday on a report of a shooting. Officers found Johnson in the hallway of the home suffering from a gunshot wound.

A person of interest remained on the scene and was taken into custody for questioning.

Anyone who has additional information about this shooting, please contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254- 7777.

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