Two Fort Deposit Police Officers arrested

Fort Deposit, AL (WSFA)  - Two Fort Deposit police officers are in jail accused of robbing a citizen.

District Attorney John Andrews tells WSFA 12 News the Alabama Bureau of Investigation arrested the officers after they allegedly stopped a citizen on Interstate 65 and robbed that person. Andrews says the officers face a robbery 1st degree charge. He identified them as Tyson Bennett and Jesse Fuller.  Andrews says one officer is in the Butler County Jail, and the other officer is in the Lowndes County Jail under no bond.

Andrews expects both officers to be in court for their first appearance on Thursday.