MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Cpl. Christopher Levy with the Mobile Police Department said one officer was shot when police responded to call of a robbery that occurred at the Winn-Dixie on Government Street Friday night.
USA Medical Center has confirmed that Officer Chad Wynne was transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound. Wynne was an off-duty officer that initially responded to the scene. The Mobile Police Department says Wynne is listed in critical condition.
The department also says Wynne will undergo surgery Sunday, March 5.
Mobile police say 18-year-old Jackieth Harrison has been arrested and charged with five counts of attempted murder and one count of first degree robbery. The second injured suspect was taken to USA Medical Center and will be charged once he is released from the hospital.
Levy also said police are searching for additional suspects they believe were involved in the incident.
The Mobile Police Department has cleared the scene and are investigating. Levy said that the entire grocery store parking lot and facilities are considered a crime scene and have been cordoned off by police.
Police are actively searching for other suspects. If you have any additional information, please contact the Mobile Police Department.
FOX10 will continue to follow the story and bring you updates as new information is available.
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