Teen charged with murder for Homewood homicide

Jvonte McKinslay Hines (Facebook)

Homewood Police arrested{}an 18-year old{}for the shooting death of another teenager.{}{}It happened at{}a Homewood motel last weekend.

Derrick Leimon Sailes, Jr., of Birmingham, is charged with murder.{} Police said he shot and killed Jvonte McKinslay Hines, 17, also of Birmingham,{}just before 3:30a.m.{}at the Roadway Inn on Oxmoor Road.

According to police, the shooting was a result{}of an altercation between two groups of people at the Roadway Inn.

Sailes is being held in the Jefferson County Jail on a $75,000 bond.


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