Melvin Foster Jr., Terrell Malik Young identified as victims killed in Birmingham

By | December 8, 2021

Melvin Foster Jr., Terrell Malik Young Death – Cause Of Death: 42-year-old Melvin Foster Jr., of Midfield Terrell, and 24-year-old Terrell Malik Young of Birmingham has been identified by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office on Tuesday as victims killed in a fatal shooting that occurred in Birmingham on Saturday 4th December 2021.

Police responded to a report of a shooting in the parking lot of the old Kirby Middle School in the 1300 block of 28th Street North and found Melvin with gunshot wound, he was declared dead by official on the scene, an officer revealed that Melvin was shot hours before he was found.

Officials were called to a shooting in the 3500 block of 17th Avenue North, upon their arrival found Terrell Malik Young and another male suffering from an apparent gunshot wounds, Terrell succumbed to his injuries on the scene and the other male victim who was not identified was rushed to the hospital, police said his injuries is believed to be life-threatening.

In all of Jefferson County there have been 198 homicides, including the 121 in Birmingham. Anyone with information in the deaths of Foster or Young are asked to call Birmingham homicide detectives at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.