Birmingham Police investigating homicide

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Detectives are conducting a homicide investigation, according to the Birmingham Police Department.

The incident occurred on Friday at 4:50 p.m. at 7901 Crestwood Boulevard.

According to a Birmingham Police Department release, officers in the East Precinct “responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person down.”

The officers found the victim lying on the ground in the breezeway of the hotel, suffering from a gunshot wound.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue officials responded to the scene and pronounced the victim dead.

No arrests have been made in the case.

Anyone with information pertaining to the case is encouraged to call the Birmingham Police Department Homicide Unit at (205) 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at (205) 254-7777.

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