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Officer involved in shooting in Birmingham

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BIRMINGHAM - AL - Investigators are on the scene of a police involved shooting in Birmingham that stemmed from a robbery.

Authorities say it happened in an alley behind an apartment building in the 100 block of Oporto Madrid Blvd South.
That is where two Birmingham Officers say they spotted two suspects. Police say they approached the suspects and then a fight broke out between one of the suspects and one officer.

The officer tased the man - that is when the second suspect pulled out a gun. The second officer fired two shots at the suspect.

Both suspects were transported to the hospital. The officers were not injured in the shooting. The ABI is investigating.
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