Center Point man Javail Hodges dies in fatal Bessemer shooting – Thursday, April 21, 2022

Bessemer shooting death of Center Point man Javail Hodges – Obituary

Bessemer police detectives are looking for a suspect in a deadly shooting that caused the death of Center Point man Javail Hodges that occurred on Thursday, April 21, 2022.

Last night, a Center Point man was slain, according to Lt. Christian Clemons of the Bessemer Police Department.

Javail Hodges, 30, was named as the victim by Clemons.

Hodges was hurt on Berkley Avenue and died at a Bessemer hospital just before 9 p.m. Friday night, according to the Jefferson County Coroner Medical Examiner’s Office.

If you have any information that might assist detectives in this investigation, please contact the BPD Criminal Investigation Division at 205-425-2411.