Tuscaloosa Officer Shot and Injured at Apartment Complex

Gun Crime Scene TapeTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A police officer was shot and injured and another officer was also hurt at a Tuscaloosa apartment complex Monday, a police spokeswoman said.

The male officer was shot just before 4 p.m. and was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Tuscaloosa police spokeswoman Stephanie Taylor said a female officer suffered a less-serious injury that wasn’t caused by a gunshot and was also taken to a hospital. She did not provide any further details on the injuries.

Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox was at the hospital with the injured officers, Taylor said.

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