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Birmingham Police: 1 dead in Gate City shooting

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Viktor Swanson. Source: Facebook Viktor Swanson. Source: Facebook
Officers at the scene Friday evening. Source: Aaron Lee/WBRC Officers at the scene Friday evening. Source: Aaron Lee/WBRC
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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Birmingham Police say that a man is dead following a shooting in the Gate City area Friday evening.

Police responded to the scene in the 7500 block of 66th Court Way South shortly before 5 p.m. They say the victim, identified by family as Viktor Swanson, suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Swanson was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police says Swanson's death is being investigated as a murder and they have one person in custody.

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