A 28-year-old man was killed Sunday night in a shooting at a Foster Street apartment in Auburn, authorities said.
Officials said the victim, whose name has yet to be released, was pronounced dead on the scene at 11:10 p.m. His body will be transported to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences State Medical Examiner’s Office in Montgomery for a postmortem examination.
Auburn police were called to an apartment complex in the 500 block of Foster Street around 9:45 p.m. Sunday to investigate a shooting. They found the victim lying in a grassy field behind the building with an apparent gunshot wound, according to a news release.
No further details about what led to the shooting have been released, but police are investigating the incident as a homicide. Anyone with information on the case is encouraged to call the police department at 334-501-3100, the detective division at 334-501-3140 or the anonymous tip line at 334-246-1391.