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Police: Man fatally shot in Birmingham by girlfriend's brother


BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Police have arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting in Birmingham.

WBMA-TV ( ) reports officers were called Friday to the Marks Village Housing Community for a report of a person shot. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities said the victim had argued with his girlfriend earlier in the day. The girlfriend's brother drove to the area, then fought with the victim. Police said the brother pulled a gun during the fight and shot the victim in the chest.

The names of the victim and the suspect were not immediately released.

Information from: WBMA-TV,

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