Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Officer-involved shooting in Oxford under investigation

The ABI is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Oxford. It happened on Southmoor Circle around eight Tuesday night.

Police Chief Bill Partridge says officers answered a domestic call and heard an altercation taking place inside the residence. They say they heard a woman yell that the man had a gun.

Chief Partridge has not said how many officers were involved in the shooting or whether they have been placed on leave pending the investigation.

No officers were injured.

There is no word yet on the condition of the man who was shot at this hour.

Copyright 2011 WBRC. All rights reserved.