1 dead in Alabama police shooting shooting

AP News
Posted: Feb 29, 2016 5:20 AM

ASHVILLE, Ala. (AP) — One person has died after being shot by a police officer in central Alabama.

Alabama Law Enforcement Agency spokesman Senior Trooper Chuck Daniel tells local news outlets the shooting occurred Sunday evening and involved an Ashville police officer.

The State Bureau of Investigation is leading the investigation and is in the process of collecting information and determining whether the shooting was justified. The Bureau will turn over its findings to the St. Clair District Attorney's Office.

Daniel says no additional information was being released.