Two dead, two injured, TPD officer airlifted in early morning shooting!

A Talladega police officer was airlifted to UAB Hospital after being shot early Wednesday morning while responding to a domestic dispute. The shooting happened at the Walmart in Talladega just before 4:30 a.m.

Officers responded to reports of an abduction. Once they arrived on the scene, a drive inside a car opened fire, hitting one of the officers. Officers returned gunfire.

The driver has been pronounced dead. Another person inside the vehicle was also confirmed dead.

Authorities say a second officer was injured in the incident, but not by gunfire. The officer who was shot was airlifted to UAB Hospital and is expected to survive.

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