Police investigating fatal stabbing of 57-year-old Birmingham man

The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred Saturday at approximately 2:45 p.m., at 313 15th Court North.The victim has been identified as Clarence McConnico, 57, of Birmingham. North Precinct officers responded to the incident location to investigate a report of a person stabbed. Upon arrival, officers learned that the victim was transported to UAB hospital for treatment. Officers were later notified that hospital staff pronounced the victim deceased. Officers learned that the victim was involved in a physical altercation with the suspect just before the stabbing. The suspect surrendered to detectives at Police Headquarters shortly after the incident.

Additional suspect information will be release upon completion of warrant procedures.