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Press Release

Statement from U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town on the Death of Huntsville Police Department Investigator

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Alabama

“All of Alabama is heartbroken again as another Alabama peace officer is gunned down in the line of duty.  The Huntsville Police Department investigator, whose name will be released tomorrow, will always be remembered as a good man and a fine officer. Those of us who knew him admired his dedication and professionalism.  We must now direct our prayers to his grieving family and pull together in full support of the Huntsville Police Department and law enforcement everywhere who lost another brother of the badge tonight. I am beyond grief.”

Updated December 6, 2019