29-year-old found dead; Birmingham Police say homicide

BirminghamPolice are conducting a homicide investigation into the death of a 29-year-oldman found dead early Sunday morning.

Officersresponded to 608 27th Street Southwest to investigate areport of a deceased person. The victim was found unresponsive inside the residence.

BirminghamFire and Rescue pronounced the victim dead on the scene. Police identified thevictim as Nathaniel Oakes Jr., 29, of Birmingham. Evidence located at the sceneprompted detectives to classify the investigation as a homicide.

Asof now, no arrests have been made.

Ifthere is anyone who has information pertaining to this case, they areencouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.