The Mobile Police Department is investigating a homicide in the Tillman’s Corner area Wednesday morning.
A spokesperson with Mobile Police tells News 5 that a man was gunned down near the residence. The identity of the victim has not yet been released.
No arrests have been made in the case, but detectives do have a person of interest in custody.
The incident Wednesday morning is the 36th murder in the city of Mobile in 2016 and the 12th murder in the month of October.
The homicide occurred in the 5600 block of Oak Ridge Court early Wednesday morning.
News 5 has a crew headed to the scene and will update when more information is available.
If you have any information about the homicide, you are encouraged to contact Mobile Police at 251-208-7211.