BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Authorities say a man and woman were found dead in an Alabama public housing apartment. reports that they were found dead in a Birmingham public housing apartment on Thursday morning. Both had been shot.

Sgt. Bryan Shelton says Birmingham police received a 911 call reporting the death and that’s when officers responded to the scene.

He says a person of interest was taken into custody at the scene and is undergoing questioning at police headquarters.

Authorities say they do not have a motive.

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