Investigators with the Carbon Hill Police Department and Walker County Sheriff’s Office said two people are dead and one injured following a home invasion and shooting on Thursday.
“When I arrived on scene I noticed there were two subjects dead inside the home,” Police Chief Antoine Cobb told WIAT-TV. “They had ski masks on.”
The deceased suspects were identified as Clifton Embry and Dewayne Turner Jr., both 47 and both from Talladega County, AL.com reported. This is a righteous shooting by a Good Guy With a Gun #GGWG
The 27-year-old owner of the home near Fourth Avenue Northeast and Marlin Jordan Road was shot multiple times and remained Friday at UAB Hospital in Birmingham, AL.com said. The sheriff’s office said the homeowner is still recovering at UAB Hospital in Birmingham after he was shot during the gunfire exchange with the intruders.