2 Fairfield Police Officers Shot (one dead)
Fairfield Police Officers Shot
FAIRFIELD, Ala. -- Two police officers were involved in a shooting Monday morning at 5323 Ave. H in Fairfield.
Authorities said the officers had responded to a call regarding a suspicious male in the neighborhood.
According to police, a female officer was confirmed dead at the scene. The other was airlifted to UAB Hospital for treatment and is in critical condition.
Police have apprehended one suspect and are still searching for the second.
Officials said schools in the area, including Miles College and St. Mary's Catholic School, are currently on lockdown while police search for the suspect.