Former Andalusia police officer charged with murder

Former Andalusia police officer charged with murder
Jeremy Beam was arrested and charged with murder in a Thursday night shooting in Andalusia. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

ANDALUSIA, AL (WSFA) - A former Andalusia police officer is charged with murder after a Thursday night shooting.

According to Allen Scofield with the Andalusia Police Department, officers responded to the shooting on Barton Street at around 10:38 p.m. When they arrived, they found the victim, identified as 39-year-old Marvin Wayne Moose of River Falls, with a gunshot wound to his chest.

Moose was taken to the Emergency Room at Andalusia Health, where he was pronounced dead from his injuries.

Scofield said investigators identified the suspect as 35-year-old Jeremy Alan Beam, a former Andalusia police officer. He was arrested and charged with murder, and he is being held in the Covington County Jail on a $1 million bond.

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