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Man arrested in deadly Birmingham shooting

(Source: Birmingham Police Department) (Source: Birmingham Police Department)

Birmingham police say that the suspect in a deadly Friday shooting is now in custody. 

Deaundre Cain, 32, is in the Jefferson County Jail facing a reckless manslaughter charge. 

Officers responded to a shooting in the 3700 block of 27th Street North at approximately 8:55 Friday night. On the scene, they found Rodriguez Shuford, 31, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to UAB Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to Lt. Peter Williston, a preliminary investigation shows the victim was shot outside the location and then ran into the house where officers found him. 

Shuford died shortly after midnight on Sunday.

Cain has a $30,000 bond. 

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777 or Birmingham Police Homicide at 205-254-1764.

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