BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham Police Department is investigating an apartment fire where a victim was found dead suffering from a gunshot wound Thursday night.
Around 9:40 pm, officers responded to a report of an apartment fire on the 100 block of Woodstation Place.
Fire & Rescue personnel arrived and extinguished the flames. They searched the apartment where they found a victim lying unresponsive near a doorway. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
No suspects are in custody at this time. An autopsy will be performed on the victim to discover a cause of death.
No other information has been released. Stay with CBS 42 as this is an ongoing story.