BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Alabama police officer killed, another wounded in shooting
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Jan 13, 2019—One Birmingham police officer was killed and another critically wounded in a shooting early Sunday as the officers questioned two people suspected of trying to break into cars in Alabama’s largest city, authorities said.
Two suspects are in custody, one of whom was shot and is receiving medical treatment, according to police.
Police identified the officer who was fatally shot as Sgt. Wytasha Carter, 44, a member of the department since 2011.