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Birmingham man charged in officer involved shooting

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A suspect has been charged in connection with an officer-involved shooting investigation. The incident occurred at approximately 3:15 p.m. Saturday in the 3200 block of 17th Avenue North. Birmingham Police say there was an altercation between 34 year old Larry McCoy and an officer. The suspect received a non-life threatening wound to the shoulder, and was transported to U.A.B Hospital for treatment. The officer was not injured.Officers says they also recovered the McCoy's handgun at the scene.

McCoy is charged with three counts of Attempted Murder. He is being held in the Jefferson County Jail, with no bond.

ABI is investigating the shooting. The Birmingham Police Department Internal Affairs Unit will also conduct an investigation.

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