Birmingham police investigate homicide in Smithfield area

Birmingham police are investigating a shooting in the Smithfield area.

This is the seventh homicide in the city since last Friday.

Police say a man was approached by two African-American males outside a home in the 200 Block of 4th Terrace North.

He was shot in the chest and taken to UAB where he died from his injuries.

Police say the suspects left the scene in a dark colored car.

The investigation is ongoing.