In Prichard, Alabama there has been a shooting associated with an officer of the Mobile County Street Enforcement Narcotics Team (MCSENT) from the Mobile County Police Department. According to available information, a suspect was shot once in the leg after he drew an automatic weapon on the officer. The suspect has been taken from the scene by ambulance to the USA Medical Center with no reports yet on his condition. Police gave no other specifics about the incident other than to say that the area is known for drug activity.
By Jim Malone
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