Uncle charged with Capital Murder in shooting death of 2-year-old nephew

Andre Boykins

The Birmingham Police Department reports that the suspect of a shooting and homicide investigation has been transported back to Birmingham. The suspect has been charged in connection with the homicide and shooting investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday, March 23, 2013, at approximately 12:10 a.m., at 913 8th Street Southwest.The victim has been identified as Nazario Boykins, 2, of Birmingham.The suspect has been identified as Andre Boykins Jr., 24, of Birmingham. An Attempted Murder warrant has been obtained against the suspect. Investigators have obtained a Capital Murder warrant for the death of the male victim. The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail.{}The female victim is expected to recover from her injuries.