Saturday shooting in Birmingham now considered a homicide

A Saturday afternoon shooting in Birmingham is now being investigated as a homicide.

Birmingham police found a person laying behind a house on the 11 hundred block of Cotton Avenue Southwest just before 5 p.m. Saturday. They say he had been shot.

The victim was taken to UAB Hospital and later died. The victim's name will be released after the family has been notified.

So, far no arrests have been made.