Police Officer Nick O’Rear from the Kimberly Police Department in Alabama was shot and killed during a pursuit on Tuesday night. The murdered officer was a father of two and had a third child on the way, said Kimberly Mayor Bob Ellerbrock.
O’Rear was assisting in a vehicle pursuit when shot. One suspect was arrested and is in custody with no bond.
Details are limited at this time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the Officer, the department, and the community.