Police investigating shooting in Five Points West area

Birmingham police investigating a double shooting Friday night in the Five Points West area. (

Police are investigating a shooting in the Five Points West area of Birmingham Friday night that sent two people to the hospital.

The incident occurred near a Wells Fargo on Bessemer Road and Avenue V just before 8 p.m. The extent of the two victims' injuries is unknown at this time.

Officers have set up a large perimeter around the scene and are working to remove a vehicle involved in the shooting. At this time, police do not have a suspect in custody but an investigation is ongoing.

ABC 33/40 has a crew at the scene and will provide updates as more information is made available.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off