A police officer was killed and his “significant other” wounded in an early morning shooting Tuesday in Alabama, according to reports.
Selma Police Officer Marquis Moore was killed at Selma Square Apartments when he went home for lunch, WIAT reported, citing Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson.
A woman later identified as the officer’s “significant other” who was inside an apartment was also wounded during the incident and was taken to a hospital for treatment, according to the station.
Investigators were searching for suspects in the shooting, which occurred at about 4 a.m. at the apartment complex, WSFA reported.
The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency and other investigators responded to the scene, the station reported.
Messages seeking additional comment from Selma police, Jackson and ALEA officials were not immediately returned.