"The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting an officer-involved shooting investigation. The incident occurred at approximately 3:15 p.m. on March 30, 2013 in the 3200 block of 17th Avenue North.
The shooting occurred following an altercation between the suspect and officer. The suspect received a non-life threatening wound to the shoulder. The suspect was transported to U.A.B Hospital for treatment of his injury. Officers also recovered the suspect's handgun at the scene. No injuries to the officer.
ABI responded to the scene to investigate the officer-involved shooting. The BPD Internal Affairs Unit will also conduct an investigation."