Birmingham Police are investigating an early morning homicide.
One person was found shot lying on a sidewalk in the 4200 block of 3rd Avenue South around 2:00 a.m. The victim's identity will be released upon the notification of family.
Officers responded to the scene to investigate a report of an assault. So far there have been no arrest in the case.
If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the BPD Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.