By Corporal Jeremy J. Burkett, Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Office of the Secretary, Aide-De-Camp
MONTGOMERY – Special Agents with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA)
State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) have identified the suspect involved an officer-involved
shooting as Demetruis Keith, 28, of Alexander City.
The Montgomery Police Department requested SBI agents to investigate the officer-involved shooting which occurred Saturday, May 8, and involved officers with the Montgomery PD. Keith has been arrested and formally charged by Montgomery PD with second-degree Assault from a separate incident, which occurred earlier that same day.
Additional charges related to the officer-involved shooting are forthcoming.
Nothing further is available as the investigation is ongoing. Once complete, findings will be
turned over to the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office.