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UPDATE: Ala. Trooper Shooting Suspects Make First Appearance


UPDATE 4/21/2014 1:42 P.M.

GENEVA, AL - The 2 suspects in Saturday's Alabama State Trooper shooting were in court today.

21-year-old Dillon Rafsky and 23-year-old Zachary Wood are each charged with attempted murder. Their bonds were set at $750,000 each.

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UPDATE:

The State Trooper involved in the shooting in Geneva County this evening has been identified as Officer Lee Marcel Phillips. He is being treated at a Dothan area hospital.

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UPDATE:

One of two suspects was shot multiple times and has been transported to the hospital. He is believed to have non-life threatening injuries.

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UPDATE:

We just received word that the Alabama State Trooper is suffering non-life threatening injuries and is in stable condition.
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UPDATE:

Second suspect is now in custody. The condition of the Alabama State Trooper is still unknown at this time.

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UPDATE:

One suspect is reportedly in custody and is being treated for unspecified injuries. A reporter is on the scene in Geneva County, where authorities have set up a perimeter to detain a second suspect in connection to the shooting. Reports are that the state trooper sustained a non-life threatening injury to his shoulder. . There has been no official identification for the state trooper.

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We have reports that an Alabama State Trooper has been shot in Geneva County.

It allegedly happened during a routine traffic stop.

Police have one suspect in custody, and are searching for another between the areas of County Road 57 and County Road 67 in Geneva County.

The condition of the officer is unknown at this time.

We have a reporter en route and will update you as more information becomes available.


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