Birmingham police investigate a homicide of a man stabbed in the back

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)- The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Friday, August 30, 2013 at approximately 10:00 p.m., in the 500 block of 41st North.

The victim has been identified as: John Mullins,55, of Birmingham, Alabama.

Officers from the South Precinct responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person stabbed. Upon arrival, officers discovered the victim lying outside suffering from a stab wound to the back.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and transported the victim to U.A.B Hospital for treatment. Hospital staff later pronounced the victim deceased.

There have been no arrests made in the case.

If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the BPD @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.

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