Police: Man found dead in Garden District was shot

Police: Man found dead in Garden District was shot

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department says an unnamed man who was found dead Friday morning in the city's Garden District died as a result of a gunshot wound, but the department has not classified the case as a homicide at this point.

Police are calling the case a death investigation while working to determine the circumstances surrounding the man's death.

Public Safety Spokesperson Martha Earnhardt said officers were called to the 1500 block of South Hull Street around 7 a.m. on a report of a person down. First responders found the man's body upon arrival.

A WSFA 12 News photojournalist on the scene said the body was in the front yard of a house near Earl Place and South Hull Street.

No information on a possible motive or any suspect/s has been determined.

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