MPD Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) The Mobile Police Department is conducting an internal investigation after a man was shot in the chest and arm by officers Friday following a domestic violence call.

According to Public Information Officer Terrence Perkins, officers responded to the 1000 block of Heidi Street for a report of domestic violence at 11:20 p.m. Friday. As officers approached the residence on foot, the suspect, a 47-year-old male, began firing at them with a semi-automatic handgun.

The officers returned fire striking the suspect in the left chest and left arm.

The subject was transported to local hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

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