Off-duty BPD officer shot in Pinson

Off-duty officer shot

PINSON, Ala. (WIAT) — An off-duty Birmingham Police Department officer was shot Monday night on Gold Lead Lane in Pinson.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Randy Christian says an adult female friend was at the officer’s house when her husband came to the home and knocked on the door.

The officer opened the door and was shot at three times. Christian says the 37-year-old officer was shot three times and was taken to UAB Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The husband fled the scene and is at large.

CBS42 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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