11:41am

Fri December 4, 2009
WVAS Local

Pelham cop shot dead in I-65 traffic stop

Birmingham, AL – (AP) - Police in Pelham say an officer was shot to
death during a traffic stop on Interstate 65.
Police issued a news release saying the shooting took place late
Thursday night, a few minutes before midnight.
They say a man has been arrested in connection with the
officer's death.
Police did not immediately release the name of the officer or
the suspect in the shooting.
Shelby County authorities say a portion of I-65 wa