MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- The Mobile Police Department is investigating what it says is the 41st homicide in the city this year.

Police say that on Wednesday at about 7:49 p.m. officers responded to the 2300 block of Railroad Street in response to the report of a person down. Upon arrival, officers found Evangelo Johnson, 51, to be unresponsive. 

Johnson was pronounced deceased by medical personnel.

Police say 46-year-old Maurice Morrissette was arrested and charged with Johnson's murder.

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