Shelby County investigates shooting involving police

ALABASTER, AL (WBRC) - The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal shooting involving an Alabaster Police officer.

Sheriff Curry says Alabaster Police responded to a welfare check on West Navajo Drive.

When they arrived, they encountered a man with a weapon.
Police wounded the subject with gunfire.

The wounded man was airlifted to UAB Hospital where he died a little after 8pm Monday evening.

No police were injured during the incident. The case is still under investigation.

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