Terrible news as one of the Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service (Alabama) Firefighters who was shot last Wednesday morning, July 12, at Fire Station #9 has died in the Line of Duty. Firefighter Jordan Melton passed away this evening. Though FF Jordan had served at Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service Department for more than a year, he had just graduated from the recruit academy one month ago.
Firefighter Jamal Jones remains in serious condition. The man who shot the Firefighters had a personal conflict with one of them. No one is in custody.
FUNDRAISER FOR THE FAMILIES OF THE FIREFIGHTERS WHO WERE SHOT:
Our condolences to all those affected. Rest In Peace.