- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 13, 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Birmingham police say they’re investigating a shooting that happened across the street from the funeral for a shooting victim in the city’s Smithfield neighborhood.

Lt. Sean Edwards tells WBMA-TV (https://bit.ly/1QKe7mq ) a man was shot in his hand Wednesday afternoon after an argument over a burglary. The man was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The shooting happened near the funeral of a man who was killed in a recent triple shooting. Edwards says there’s no connection between Wednesday’s shooting and the funeral.

It’s unclear if any arrests have been made.

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Information from: WBMA-TV, https://www.abc3340.com


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