Dora PD: Suspect dead, 2 officers injured in officer-involved shooting

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DORA, Ala. (WIAT) — Two Dora police officers were injured during a shooting Saturday morning.

Saturday morning, Dora police were dispatched to the 500 block of High Street.

At this time, police say the suspect was injured during the shooting and taken to the hospital where the later died.

Two Dora police officers were also injured during the officer-involved shooting, according to Dora Police. They were taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

The Walker County Sheriff’s Office released a statement on Saturday’s shooting:

Special agents with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) are investigating the incident at the request of the Dora Police Department. Upon completion of the investigation, SBI will turn over the findings to the Walker County District Attorney’s Office.

Nothing further is available as of Monday morning. Stay with CBS 42, as this is a developing story.

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