- Associated Press - Monday, June 16, 2014

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Birmingham police are investigating the shooting death of a man who was gunned down while apparently trying to stop an attempted burglary.

WBRC-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1uxz3A6) that the shooting happened around 5 p.m. Sunday on Third Place Southwest.

Police say it appears the man attempted to stop a burglary suspect when shots were fired. Police say they have a person of interest in custody.

The man was taken to UAB Hospital, where he later died.

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Information from: WBRC-TV, https://www.myfoxal.com/


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