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Suspect identified in Birmingham Trade Towers shooting

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Tyrone Edwards (Photo: Birmingham PD) Tyrone Edwards (Photo: Birmingham PD)

Birmingham police have identified the suspect in connection to the fatal shooting at the Birmingham Trade Towers. 68-year-old Tyrone Edwards is facing a murder warrant after police say he shot and killed someone in the lobby of the building.

Officers say the shooting happened around 3 p.m. after an argument between the suspect and the victim.

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

The victim's identity has not been released.

If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.

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