Police investigate Birmingham's second homicide of the day

Birmingham police are investigating the city's second homicide today. A male victim was shot around 1:30 p.m. in the 1700 block of Alemeda Court in southwest Birmingham, according to Sgt. Johnny Williams with the Birmingham Police Department.

The victim, whose name has not yet been released, died from his wounds at UAB Hospital No suspects are in custody at this time.

Police are also investigating a homicide that happened around 2 a.m. Friday when a group of males beat a male victim to death in south Birmingham.

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