BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham police are investigating two homicides in the Smithfield neighborhood.
One shooting was on Center Street near 8th Ave. North.
Police on the scene say a single shot was heard and the victim ran from the scene then collapsed and died.
The second shooting occurred around 11:25 p.m. at 3rd Ave. West and 1st Street West. Arriving officers found the victim lying in a grassy area suffering multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, identified as 31-year-old Christopher Watson, was transported to UAB Hospital where he later died.
There are no suspects in custody for either shooting.
We will provide more information when it is available.