Incident involving two police officers leaves one man dead

One person is dead after an apparent altercation took place between a man in west Birmingham and two Birmingham West Precinct police officers.

Around 5 p.m., the police officers responded to a domestic situation at a house in the 1200 block of 4th Ave. West in the Bush Hills neighborhood of Birmingham.

No details have been released about what exactly took place, but it appears that there was a physical altercation between one of the officers and a man in the residence. One of the officers discharged his weapon, leaving one man dead, confirms Sgt. Johnny Williams with the Birmingham Police Department

The incident is under investigation by the ABI and the Birmingham Police Department's office of internal affairs.

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