Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting In Decatur

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DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – Decatur Police are investigating a shooting involving an officer on Woodall Road, near Highway 24.

One person was killed. 

WHNT News 19 is on the scene.  Lt. John Crouch says a car was parked on the side of the road.  Someone called a tow truck, and police responded at the same time to check out the situation.

Lt. Crouch said the person who was shot was in a car.  He did not say if that person had a weapon or not.  Multiple shots were fired, and the officer did fire his gun.

WHNT News 19 is working to get more details on what happened.  We will have a live report at 5:00 p.m. and we’ll continue to update WHNT.com.

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