CULLMAN, Ala. (AP) - A Cullman police officer was shot while
attempting to apprehend two robbery suspects.
The shooting happened early Tuesday around 3 a.m. at a gas
station/convenience store on Alabama Highway 157.
According to Cullman authorities, the officer, whose name was
withheld, suffered a gunshot wound that was not considered life
threatening. The officer was taken to Cullman Regional Medical
Center for treatment.
The two robbery suspects, a male and a female, were arrested
following a chase on Interstate 65 that ended in Jefferson County.