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Homicide Investigation on the 300 block of Union Avenue

Aug 13th, 2021

On Thursday, August 12, 2021, at approximately 9:56 p.m., Mobile Police officers responded to the 300 block of Union Avenue in reference to a vehicle that struck a church. Upon arrival, police officers discovered Ronald Cummings, age 57, deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.   

We will release updates as information becomes available. If anyone has information about the case, please contact the Mobile Police Department at 251-208-7211.  

**The information is based on a preliminary and ongoing investigation, which continues to evolve as investigators interview witnesses, review physical and electronic records, and analyze forensic evidence. The Department’s understanding of the facts and circumstances may change as additional evidence is collected and analyzed. **