Birmingham Police investigating homicide at Garden Inn on Crestwood Blvd

The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The victim was discovered on Friday, April 5, 2013, at approximately 4:50 p.m., at 7901 Crestwood Boulevard.The victim's identification will be released upon notification of immediate family. East Precinct officers responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person down. Upon arrival, officers located the victim lying on the ground in the hotel breezeway, suffering from a gunshot wound. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded and pronounced the victim deceased. There are no arrests in this case.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.