$2,500 reward offered after Selma officer killed, ‘significant other’ hospitalized

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December 25 2021 12:00 am

SELMA, Ala. (WIAT/AP) — A Selma police officer was reportedly shot and killed early Tuesday morning.

According to Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson, Selma police officer Marquis Moorer was killed Tuesday morning when he went home for lunch and was shot in the Selma Square Apartments. The prosecutor says the officer was approached by someone outside and “ambushed.”

A woman later identified as his “significant other” was reportedly in the apartment. The woman was also hurt during the incident and later taken to the hospital.

Authorities are still looking for suspects involved.

CrimeStoppers is offering a $2,500 cash reward for any information that leads to the identity or arrest of suspects-involved in the murder of Officer Moorer.

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