Sheriff’s Office Investigating Domestic Violence Shooting
Birmingham, AL 11/13/2018
Sheriff’s Detectives are investigating a domestic violence shooting that occurred this evening in northeast Jefferson County.
At about 10:00 this evening deputies responded to a report of a woman shot by her husband at a residence in the 1800 block of Woodvine Lane.
It was reported that a 31-year-old man had shot his 31-year-old wife and then shot himself.
Deputies arrived to find the woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries. The shooter was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing. Names are withheld pending notification of family.