Two arrested in connection to weekend murder

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The Birmingham Police Department has announced they have taken two men into custody for a weekend shooting that fatally wounded a man.

28-year-old Willie Watts and 20-year-old Abe Burns are charged with the murder of 43-year-old Cedric Ramsey. Ramsey was found dead on Saturday at 1033 17th Street Southwest.

Watts faces an additional charge or discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling.

Both suspects are being held in the Jefferson County Jail.

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