By | November 17, 2021
John Eric Cole Death

John Eric Cole Death – Cause Of Death – John Eric Cole, 29, of Birmingham was identified as the person who died after a fatal shooting inside an east Jefferson County manufacturing facility overnight. The shooting took place just after midnight at Samuel Associated Tube Group on Red Hollow Road, just off Pinson Valley Parkway.

Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies and fire medics were dispatched to the facility on a report of a shooting. Upon arrival they found Cole suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was declared deceased inside the facility.  According to report it was his first day at the job.

34-year-old Dexter Rashad Walker who was also an employee in the manufacturing facility was identified as the suspect, He has been detained in the Jefferson County Jail.

Authorities are thoroughly investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this tragic incident.