Birmingham police investigate 4-year-old's death as homicide

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Birmingham police say they are investigating the death of a 4-year-old as a homicide.

According to the press release, 4-year-old Evan Guy Birdsong was taken to Children's Hospital around 10:20 a.m. on Saturday by his mother.

Birdsong was unresponsive upon arrival at the hospital. Doctors pronounced him dead shortly thereafter.

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office has issued findings that the victim's manner of death is Sequelae of Abuse and Neglect.

No arrests have been made.

If there is anyone who has any information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.