Another murder has happened in Birmingham. A man believed to be in his 40s had gone to a nearby store and was shot to death when he returned home.

According to Birmingham police he was shot about 3:45 a.m. in the 700 block of 81st Place South. He was approached by several men as he got out of his car. There was a verbal altercation. When he tried go get away he was shot.

According to Birmingham police spokesman Lt. Sean Edwards the man collapsed at his door. He was pronounced dead at the scene.