Center Point man found dead in Ensley alley

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December 25 2021 12:00 am

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified that man who was found died in an Ensley alley Friday night.

Malik Tyree Sutton, 25, of Center Point, was found dead in an alley near the 4200 block of Avenue L in Birmingham late Friday night.

The investigation is ongoing.

Stay with CBS 42 as this is a developing story.

ORIGINAL: The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation after finding a man with a gunshot wound lying in an Ensley driveway Friday night.

Around 10:20 p.m. officers with the West Precinct responded to a ShotSpotter alert indicating that multiple rounds were fired in the 4200 block of Avenue L.

According to BPD, officers were patrolling an alleyway upon arrival and found a man lying unresponsive in a driveway suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Birmingham Fire and Rescue arrived and pronounced the man dead at the scene. No suspect is in custody at this time.

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