Birmingham police take 2 into custody during incident near East Lake

Birmingham police officers stand on 2nd Avenue South near an I-59 overpass following the arrest of two individuals, Monday, March 24, 2014. (

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Two people were taken into custody Monday following an incident with Birmingham police near East Lake.

Officers were seen arresting the pair near an Interstate 59 overpass in the 8400 block of 2nd Avenue South shortly after 1 p.m. Details of the incident weren't immediately made available.

ABC 33/40 reporter Cory McGinnis is at the scene awaiting more information from Lt. Sean Edwards. We will continue to follow this situation and provide updates as more information is made available.