Mobile police officer shot Friday morning

Ryan Burkhardt shot Mobile officer

MOBILE, Ala. -- A Mobile police officer is in stable condition after being shot early Friday morning. A suspect was also shot.

According to Mobile District Attorney's office Twitter page, the suspect has been identified as Ryan Burkhardt, 32.

The incident happened in Grand Bay near the TA Truck Stop around 3:00 a.m.

Authorities said the officer was conducting a drug investigation when the shooting occurred.

Homicide detectives, Internal Affairs, and CSI crews will be on the scene for most of the day.

Mobile DA said five attempted murder arrest warrants have been issued against Burkhardt.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you any new information as it develops.

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