SARALAND, Ala. – Authorities say a police officer was shot and seriously wounded when responding to a domestic call in south Alabama the city of Saraland. A suspect was shot and later died.
WKRG-TV – (http://bit.ly/2i1XFCT) and WALA-TV (http://bit.ly/2i21g3L) report that Saraland police officer Jackie Tucker was in the hospital in critical but stable condition after Wednesday morning shooting.
The stations reported that the suspect, identified as 27-year-old Blake Richardson, died in the hospital.
Authorities said Tucker was one of the two officers who responded to a domestic violence call where the suspect and his grandfather.
Authorities did not immediately release the races of Richardson and the defendant.