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68-year-old man charged in connection with fatal Sunday shooting

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A 68-year-old man is behind bars after a shooting Sunday afternoon left one man dead.

Birmingham Police say officers responded to Birmingham Trade Towers, located at 2021 10th Avenue South just before 3:00 p.m. Sunday to investigate a person shot. When they arrived, police found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene. The suspect, Tyrone Edwards, 68, of Birmingham, surrendered to police. The victim and Edwards had been involved in an altercation just before the shooting.

The victim's identity has not been released.

A murder warrant has been obtained against Edwards. He is currently in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail on a $75,000 bond.

If you have any information regarding this case, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.

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