A man is shot and killed while riding a bike Sunday morning, BPD conducts homicide investigation

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation after a man is shot on Sunday, June 14 around midnight.

Officers from responded to a shot spotter call at approximately 12:15 a.m. of multiple shots fired in the 7600 Block of 3rd Ave South. Upon arrival, they discovered 26-year-old Lamar Harris lying in the front yard of a residence.

Harris was unresponsive and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and pronounced Harris deceased.

So far, the investigation suggest Harris was riding a bicycle when he was shot.

There are no suspect in custody and investigators have not established a motive in this homicide.

If anyone has information pertaining to the case, please contact the B.P.D. Homicide Unit @ 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.


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