Deonta Pickett Death – Birmingham man shot and killed Street North

Deonta Pickett Death – Obituary : An investigation is ongoing after a shooting that occurred on Monday, October 18, 2021.

40-year-old Deonta Pickett, of Birmingham was identified by BPD Officer Truman Fitzgerald as the victim in a shooting that occurred at about 10:15 p.m.

South Precinct officers were dispatched to 1305 44th Street North on report of multiple Shot Spotter alerts coming from an apartment
complex.

“Officers arrived on the scene and observed the victim slumped over in the driver’s seat of a vehicle parked in a parking space inside of the complex,” Fitzgerald stated in a press release.

The victim was suffering from a gunshot wound he was unresponsive.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue personnel arrived on the scene and pronounced the male deceased.

Fitzgerald requested that anyone who has information pertaining to the case contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.