Police are investigating a late night shooting that left one person dead.

Around 10:30 p.m. on Oct. 3, police responded to a shots fired call in the 500 block of West Point Tap Road. Upon arrival they found one victim with a gunshot wound lying in the front yard of a residence in that block.

The victim was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

This shooting is under investigation and police have no suspects at this time. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Palestine Police Department.