Willie Albert Wells and Emmit King die in fatal Bessemer Alabama shooting – Sunday, November 28, 2021

60-year-old Willie Albert Wells of Birmingham and 62-year-old Emmit King of Bessemer have died in a fatal Bessemer Alabama shooting that occurred on Sunday, November 28, 2021. It happened in the 800 block of 22nd Street at about 3:40 p.m.

Officers arrived at the scene on reports of shots fired. On arrival, they found Willie and Emmit with severe bullet wounds.

One of them was pronounced dead at the scene while the other man was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead later.

Officers say the shooting followed some kind of dispute but no more information has been provided.