Charges have been filed against a man accused of shooting and killing a Birmingham police officer. 40-year-old Patrick Johnson is charged with capital murder in the death of Officer Keary Hollis. Police said the 35-year-old officer was off-duty when the incident happened. Investigators say that Johnson shot Hollis after an argument in the parking lot of a convenience store Saturday night.
Hollis has been with the Birmingham Police Department for more than five years. He leaves behind four children.