Teen killed following off-duty officer-involved shooting in Talledega Tuesday afternoon


TALLADEGA, Ala. (WIAT) — A 19-year-old was shot and killed by an off-duty Lincoln police officer in Talladega Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say the victim died from a single gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at 2:50 p.m.

“I want answers, I want to know what happened and why is my nephew dead,” says his Uncle Willie Ousley.

The shooting occurred in the Knoxville Homes area, according to Talladega City Council President Dr. Horace Patterson, Sr.

No other information has been released at this time. Stay with CBS 42 as this is an ongoing story.

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