Two police officers were killed in a shootout Saturday morning in Mississippi, according to reports.
Warren Strain of the Ministry of Public Security, said the shooting occurred in the town of Brookhaven.
Let us all pray now for the family and loved ones of these fallen heroes. May the Good god gave them in his eternal arms. https://t.co/WMJKTJ13dP
— Phil Bryant (@PhilBryantMS) September 29, 2018
A suspect was wounded and taken into custody.
Tribe says the research is in the initial stages, and that no other information is made readily available.
Gov. Phil Bryant issued a statement via Twitter to ask for prayers “for the family and loved ones of these fallen heroes.”
This is a development of the story. Come back regularly for updates.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.