Search underway for man suspected of shooting multiple Alabama police officers

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There is a search underway for a suspect in a shooting of several police officers in Auburn, Alabama overnight.

The State of Alabama has issued an Emergency BLUE Alert. The Auburn Police Department and the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is asking for your assistance to find Grady Wayne Wilkes.

Wilkes is a 29-year-old white male. He’s 6’4”, 215 pounds, and is believed to be a serious risk to the public.

Wilkes was last seen wearing camo clothing with body armor and a helmet at Arrow Head Trailer Part in Auburn, Alabama around 11:30 pm on Sunday night.

Lee County, Alabama Coroner Bill Harris confirmed one Auburn Police Officer was killed and two more were injured in the shooting. 

The three officers were shot while responding to a domestic disturbance at a mobile home park south of Auburn. 

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