Birmingham man charged with capital murder his nephew's death | News
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC)- Birmingham Police have charged a Birmingham man with capital murder in the shooting death of his 2-year-old nephew.
Andre Boykins, Jr. 24, has been transferred back to Birmingham from Prattville, where he was apprehended.
Police say that Saturday, March 23 around 12:10 a.m., Boykins opened fire on Nazario Boykins, his nephew, and his sister, who is Nazario's mother.
In addition to the capital murder charge, Boykins has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting his siter. He is being held in the Jefferson County Jail.
The mother was wounded in the shooting but is expected to recover.
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