Dead suspect ID'd in south AL officer-involved shooting - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Dead suspect ID'd in south AL officer-involved shooting

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CRENSHAW CO., AL (WSFA) -

Crenshaw County Sheriff Mickey Powell has confirmed the suspect in an officer-involved shooting Thursday has died.

The suspect has been identified by investigators as 65-year-old Peter Daniel Grishma of Andalusia.

The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. on North Carter Road off of U.S. Hwy. 29. That's between Luverne and Troy, according to Powell.

The State Bureau of Investigation has taken the lead on the case, according to officials with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, at Powell's request. 

State Trooper Kevin Cook said once the investigation is complete, the findings will be turned over to the Crenshaw County District Attorney’s Office.

No other details about the shooting, including the suspect's name, have been released.

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