Man charged with May 7th homicide

Birmingham Police have arrested a man and charged him with murder for a May 7th shooting death.{} 27 year old Melvin Burks of Birmingham is charged with shooting 24 year old Jeffrey Hines in the 200 Block of 16th Place SW.Hines brother told detectives that he went with his brother to check on his brother's child.{} While the two were standing on the front porch,{} shots were fired out the front door of the residence, hitting Jeffery Hines in the head.{} He was pronounced dead at UAB.Burks is in the Jefferson County jail, being held on a $60,000 bond.