Body of a male found in creek in West End

The body of a male was found in this creek on Saturday in West End. (

A body found in a creek in West End is being investigated as an unclassified death.

The body was discovered about 12:15 p.m. by a citizen in a creek near the 200 block of Center Street North. The citizen approached an officer at the corner store to report a body he or she had seen lying in the creek.

The body appears to an adult male, but the gender and cause of death are unknown at this time.

Birmingham police and fire responded to the scene.