Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in solving the cold case murder of Richard Roberts. Roberts was murdered on March 28, 2018.
At approximately 8:40 p.m., Officers responded to 1858 Francis Ave where Richard Roberts was found wounded by gunfire during a drive-by shooting.
The victim was outside working on his car when shots were fired from a burgundy Buick. Roberts attempted to flee when gunfire erupted, however, he was wounded and collapsed. Roberts succumbed to his injuries en route to the hospital.
If anyone has information pertaining to this case, please contact the Birmingham Police Department’s Homicide Division at 205-254 1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.