Fight between couples leads to man's shooting death

A Birmingham man is dead following an early morning shooting. Police say it started with a fight between two couples.

Birmingham police have identified the victim as 36 year old Desmond Bias. Police found him shot and lying in on the 32 hundred block of Wesley Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday. He was pronounced dead.

Police say there was a fight between Bias and his wife and the shooter and his wife in Midfield. They say it continued to Wesley Avenue just before the shooting.

Police say the shooter is in custody.

This incident is not believed to be related to New Year's Eve celebratory gunfire.

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