Police responded to the 1800 block of N. Montford Avenue around 6:14 p.m. for reports of an assault.
When they arrived at the scene, police began to canvass the area for any victims and/or witnesses.
During their search, police found a 44-year-old unresponsive man in an alley.
The victim had visible signs of head trauma and was sent to an area hospital, where he later died.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact Homicide detectives, at 410-396-2100 or the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.