Birmingham Police investigating Monday night homicide

The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a Monday night homicide. According to a press release, a person was shot around 10:00 p.m. on Ellington Street.

West precinct officers found the victim lying in the front yard of a home. Birmingham Fire and Rescue responded and pronounced the person dead.

No arrests have been made in the case and the name of the victim is not being released until family is notified.

ABC 33/40 is working to get more information and will relay that information online and on air when it becomes available.