- Associated Press - Saturday, December 5, 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Police say a man died shortly after being found with a gunshot wound to the stomach at a public housing development in Birmingham.

Birmingham Police Sgt. Bryan Shelton tells Al.com (https://bit.ly/1IwtsXN ) that the man died on the way to the hospital Saturday morning after being found lying on the ground. Shelton says a resident of the neighborhood flagged down and notified the officer of the shooting.

Shelton says police don’t know if the victim lived in the public housing development or the reason he was there.

Shelton says police are investigating the incident as a homicide.

No suspects are in custody.

The name or age of the victim has not been released.

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