Birmingham Police make arrest in June 4 homicide

Cordaryl Craig

Birmingham Police have arrested Cordaryl Craig, ofBirmingham, for the June 4, 2012 shooting death of Enrico Townsend in the 1800 blockof 18th Street North.

At approximately 6:00PM on June 4, 2012 officers fromBirmingham's West Precinct responded to a report of a person shot.{} When they arrived they found Townsend lyingin the street with a gunshot wound to the head.{}He was transported to U.A.B. where he was pronounced dead on June 6th.

Officerslearned that the victim chased two subjects from his apartment and into a whiteSUV parked outside. The victim attempted to stop the suspects from leaving thearea as he hung onto the vehicle. The victim was dragged approximately a block bythe suspects' vehicle just before he was shot.