Ensley shooting victim identified

Mitchell Hamby, 22, has been identified by Birmingham Police as the victim in Friday afternoon's homicide at 47th Street and Terrace S in Ensley.

At approximately 3:30PM on Friday, June 22, 2012 Officers from the West Precinct responded to 47th Street and Terrace S, in Ensley,{}to investigate a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located Hamby and found him unresponsive and lying in the roadway. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and pronounced the Hamby dead at the scene.{}

If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the case, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 254-7777.