Victim Identified in Officer Involved Shooting in Marion County

More information on the deadly officer involved shooting in Marion County we told you about yesterday has been released. According to SLED, the man who was killed in the shooting has been identified as Prince Gurley. An officer was also injured during the altercation but authorities have not disclosed how they were injured. That officer was on a regular patrol in the area when he saw a ‘disturbance’ between two people and went to investigate. According to the suspect’s mother, she asked the police to leave but her son engaged them and they walked out of view. She then heard a gunshot and saw that her son had been shot in the stomach. The officer has been released from the hospital but remains under doctor’s care. The investigation is ongoing.