From The Tribune staff reports
BLOUNT COUNTY — The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) is investing in a fatal shooting involving the Blount County Sheriff’s Deputy and an officer with the Hayden Police Department on Wednesday, Dec. 7.
The suspect, identified as Stephen Bentley, 34, has been pronounced dead. No officers were injured during the course of the incident.
Nothing further is available as the investigation is ongoing. Once complete, the findings will be turned over to Blount County District Attorney’s Office.
The story will be updated when more information is available.