Birmingham man killed in overnight homicide

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – Birmingham police say a man was killed just before midnight on Monday night.

Officers from the North Precinct responded to a report of a person shot at 4341 47th Avenue North. 39-year-old Marcus Smith was found lying in the grass at the rear of the residence. Smith was taken to UAB Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made.

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

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