Detectives request assistance from the public in obtaining information on a homicide which occurred on January 1, 2022, which claimed the life of Timothy Pinson. At approximately 7:40 a.m., South Precinct officers were dispatched to 824 Cable Car Court on report of a person shot.

Officers arrived on the scene and observed a male lying unresponsive in a silver sedan suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel arrived on the scene and pronounced the victim deceased. The preliminary investigation suggests a community member arrived home and found the victim in the parking lot. The shooting is believed to have taken place any time between the previous night to this morning when the community member discovered the victim. Currently, there is no one in custody.

If there is anyone with information which will help aide our detectives, please contact the Homicide Division directly at 205-254-1764 or remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.Anonymous tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Birmingham Police Department’s Mobile App. Simply download the app and submit a tip. Updates will be provided as information becomes available. If the tip to Crime Stoppers leads to an arrest, Crime Stoppers will provide a cash reward.