Birmingham Police Investigate a Homicide in Ensley

Birmingham Police are conducting a homicide investigation in Ensley. The incident occurred on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at approximately 7:45 p.m., in the 1800 block of Avenue T.The victim has been identified as 27 year old Lederious Peoples of Birmingham, Alabama.West Precinct officers responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded and transported the victim to U.A.B. Hospital for treatment. Hospital staff later pronounced the victim deceased as a result of his injury.{} There are no arrests.If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit at 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.