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The slain officer has been identified as Sgt. Wytasha Carter. He joined the Birmingham Police Department in 2011.

An investigation into a suspected car burglary in Alabama's largest city turned deadly early Sunday when a suspect opened fire on two officers, killing one and critically injuring another, officials said.

Birmingham Police Chief has confirmed 2 officers shot as they approached a suspect

The shooting happened at 2:11 a.m. in the 800 block of Fifth Avenue North.

A car burglary investigation in Birmingham resulted in the death of an officer when the suspect began to open fire.