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

A68-year-old man is behind bars after a shooting Sunday afternoon left one mandead.

BirminghamPolice say officers responded to Birmingham Trade Towers, located at 2021 10thAvenue South just before 3:00 p.m. Sunday to investigate a person shot. Whenthey arrived, police found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. Thevictim was pronounced dead on the scene. The suspect, Tyrone Edwards, 68, ofBirmingham, surrendered to police. The victim and Edwards had been involved inan altercation just before the shooting.

Thevictim'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, youare asked to call Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.