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Police: Man dead after being shot in head at Birmingham park


BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Police say a man is dead after being shot in the head at a Birmingham park. reports ( 50-year-old McDaniel Watson was shot a about 10 p.m. Friday while walking with his wife in George Ward Park in the city's Glen Iris neighborhood. Police said Saturday that Watson was taken to UAB Hospital, where he died.

Police say Watson and his wife were approached in the park by a man who asked for Watson's wallet, then shot him in the head and fled.

Police were still investigating Saturday. No arrests had been announced.

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