Police said the shooting stemmed from an argument the brothers had last night. The victim was taken to UAB Hospital with life-threatening injuries and the brother fled the scene, police said.
The victims mother was also taken to a hospital. The extent of her injuries is unknown, but police did say she was not shot.
Anyone with information in the shooting is asked to call Birmingham homicide detectives at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham Police are investigating a shooting near 320 15th Avenue North in Birmingham.
According to Sgt. Williams with the Birmingham Police Department, one person has suffered a gun shot wound and has life-threatening injuries.
This is an ongoing investigation and this story will be updated with more information once available.