Slain BPD officer identified - WSFA.com: News Weather and Sports for Montgomery, AL.

Slain BPD officer identified

Posted: Updated:
Officer Keary Hollis (Source: Facebook) Officer Keary Hollis (Source: Facebook)
Officer Keary Hollis receiving his badge (Source: Facebook) Officer Keary Hollis receiving his badge (Source: Facebook)
  • More newsMore>>

  • Official: Air Algerie flight 'probably crashed'

    Official: Air Algerie flight 'probably crashed'

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:39:03 GMT
    The official Algerian news agency says an Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has disappeared from the radar.More >>
    An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali, officials said. France's foreign minister said no wreckage had been found,...More >>
  • Immigrant children to be housed at Maxwell AFB

    Immigrant children to be housed at Maxwell AFB

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:40:55 GMT
    Alabama Governor Robert Bentley confirms that Maxwell Air Force in Montgomery will be used to house immigrant children. The governor says he was notified of the decision by the federal government.More >>
    Alabama Governor Robert Bentley confirms that Maxwell Air Force in Montgomery will be used to house immigrant children. The governor says he was notified of the decision by the federal government.More >>
  • Pedestrian killed in Covington County

    Pedestrian killed in Covington County

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:39:55 GMT
    A pedestrian died late Wednesday night after being struck by a vehicle in Covington County, confirms Alabama State Troopers.Richard Lee Swinson, 40, was walking on Alabama 55 approximately 3 miles northMore >>
    A pedestrian died late Wednesday night after being struck by a vehicle in Covington County, confirms Alabama State Troopers.Richard Lee Swinson, 40, was walking on Alabama 55 approximately 3 miles northMore >>
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

Officials with the Birmingham Police Department have released the name of the off-duty officer who was shot and killed last night. 

Officer Keary Hollis, a five-and-a-half year veteran of the police force, worked out of the west precinct. 

Lt. Sean Edwards says there is a person of interest in custody for questioning. 

We'll continue to update you with details on this investigation as they are available.

Copyright 2014 WBRC. All rights reserved. 

Powered by WorldNow