Man found dead behind East Lake home; homicide investigation underway - 01-18


The body of a man found behind an east Birmingham home Friday afternoon has launched a homicide investigation. The discovery was made just after 1 p.m. behind the home at 7327 Second Avenue South. Sgt. Johnny Williams said East Precinct officers were dispatched to the scene on a report of an unresponsive person. The victim was found lying behind house and pronounced dead by Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service.