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1 dead after shooting in Walker Co., shooting was officer-involved

Published: Jun. 10, 2021 at 10:29 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 11, 2021 at 11:25 AM CDT
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WALKER CO., Ala. (WBRC) - One person was shot and killed Thursday evening according to the Walker County Sheriff’s Office.

The deadly shooting was officer-involved according to the Walker County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said they responded to a call of an active shooter at a location near the Boldo community Thursday evening.

Investigators said a woman called 911 saying a male family member shot at another family member a couple of times and she feared for her life.

Walker County Sheriff’s deputies responded. Investigators said when deputies arrived, events led to a shooting and one person was killed. That person was involved in the initial shooting at the residence.

Investigators said the fatal shooting was officer-involved, but would not say if deputies fired a shot that killed the person.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is conducting the investigation.

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