BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A death investigation is underway after a body was found inside of a burning car Sunday night.
According to Officer Truman Fitzgerald with the Birmingham Police Department, West Precinct officers, along with Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel, were dispatched to an apartment complex in the 3200 block of Avenue S on the report of a car fire in the parking lot.
Upon arrival, the BFRS extinguished the fire and discovered what was believed to be a human body inside the vehicle.
The victim in the case was later identified by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office as 21-year-old Anthony Keith Hall, Jr. His death is being investigated as a homicide.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the BPD at 205-254-1764.
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