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Crime Stoppers June 11: A plea to the public to solve a 2010 double homicide

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Keith Hilson and Ra'Sheed Ward Keith Hilson and Ra'Sheed Ward

2010 DOUBLE HOMICIDE STILL UNSOLVED:

It's been almost three years since 19-year-old Ra'Sheed Ward and 24-year-old Keith Hilson were shot and killed. They were gunned down in the 4600 block of Terrace S June 17, 2010.

Pictures of the victims are posted to the right of this story.

"Once you pull a trigger on someone, you can't take it back," said Ward's mother, Brenda. "The person who knows who did this needs to speak up."

If you have any information, about the case, contact Crime Stoppers 205-254-7777. Each tipster receives a private code number. If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward. You will remain anonymous.

Birmingham police said the suspect or suspects were in a light-colored Lexus.

"People who witness incidents like this just figure the little bit that they saw or heard is not enough to help the case," said Birmingham Police Department homicide detective Rodney Rogers. "Any little bit helps the case."

TO PROVIDE A TIP ON THE CASE:

You can reach Crime Stoppers anytime at (205) 254-7777.

Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word "CRIMES." Or if you prefer to send an encrypted tip online, go to www.crimestoppersmetroal.com click on the "submit an online tip" link.

No matter which method you choose, you will remain anonymous. Each tipster receives a private code number. If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward.

Crime Stoppers cannot call tipsters to testify in court.

Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is a partnership between local law enforcement, the Birmingham Business Alliance and ABC 33/40. Together, our goal is to make our community a safer place to live and work.

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