Late-night homicide in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a late-night homicide that they believe occurred on Wednesday.

Police say they found 21-year-old Kourtney Nichols suffering from a gunshot wound outside the 2300 section of the Aspen Run apartment complex after receiving reports of a person shot.

Nichols was transported to UAB Hospital by Birmingham Fire and Rescue. He was declared dead at the hospital.

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.