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Crime Stoppers March 25: Mother of homicide victim begs for justice

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Hattie McGlown needs your help bringing justice for her son, Robert McGlown, who was shot and killed in 2012. (abc3340.com) Hattie McGlown needs your help bringing justice for her son, Robert McGlown, who was shot and killed in 2012. (abc3340.com)
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ROBERT MCGLOWN'S DEATH STILL UNSOLVED:

It's been almost two years since Robert McGlown lost his life. He died June 10, 2012, during a drive-by shooting, and police do not believe he was the intended target.

McGlown would have turned 36 years old Saturday.

"I have not stopped trusting and believing," said his mother, Hattie McGlown.

Detectives said that evening, two vehicles pulled up with around four individuals inside. Then, someone starting shooting, and McGlown took the hit.

"Closure and justice take pressure off a person," added McGlown.

Both she and detectives are hoping someone comes forward in the case. If you have any information, you will remain anonymous.

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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