BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A Birmingham police officer was grazed by a bullet in the face around 3 am Saturday morning. He is currently at UAB Hospital and will be released later Saturday morning.
According to Captain Sean Edwards, a civilian was also shot in the buttocks and is in okay condition.
The shooting took place in the 2500 block of 16th Street North.
Officers are actively searching for a suspect.
It is unknown at this time what transpired before the shooting.
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