TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — The Tuscaloosa Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning near University Boulevard and left a woman dead.
Michael Davis, 20, of Maryland, and Darius Miles, 21, of Washington D.C., were both charged with murder and are being held in jail without bond. Miles was a student and member of the University of Alabama basketball team.
According to authorities, officers from UAPD and TPD arrived at the Walk of Champions following calls of a shooting around 1:45 a.m. A car had stopped once the police were spotted.
Inside the car, along with the driver, was 23-year-old Jamea Harris of Birmingham, who had been shot to death.
The driver reported that the vehicle had been shot into, adding that he had also returned fire in self-defense and may have hit a suspect.
It was determined that the shooting had occurred at the 400 block of Grace Street off of University Boulevard.