Birmingham police investigate new homicide

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham police are investigating a homicide in West End.

Police were dispatched to the 1400 block of Steiner Avenue around 9:30 Wednesday night after the Shot Spotter system and citizens' calls alerted them of shots fired.

When they arrived, they found 25-year-old Kevin Smith lying on the stairway of an apartment complex suffering from a gunshot wound.

There is no word on any suspects.

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