Pearson Avenue shooting ruled self defense

A shooting that left a 62 year old man dead has been ruled a case of self defense. That's the ruling from the Jefferson County District Attorney's office on the June 19th shooting on Pearson Avenue Southwest. It took the life of 62 year old Lysander Perryman of Birmingham.

Witnesses say the victim began firing his gun at the suspect and the suspect returned fire. No charges will be filed in the case.