15-year-old shot and killed in Fairfield Saturday identified

Teenager shot in Fairfield dies
Published: May. 27, 2023 at 10:47 PM CDT|Updated: May. 30, 2023 at 5:56 PM CDT
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FAIRFIELD, Ala. (WBRC) - The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified a 15-year-old girl who was shot and killed in Fairfield Saturday afternoon.

Jani S. Barker died from her injuries at Children’s of Alabama. She was shot in the 5000 block of Parkway Alley around 3:43 p.m.


A 15-year-old boy has been arrested and is being held on a murder charge.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the homicide.

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