Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Officer John McKinney was shot and killed by his partner when they got into a quarrel while on duty.
He was transported to City Hospital where he later died.
His 29-year-old partner was arrested and charged with murder. After claiming self-defense, he was acquitted by a jury at trial in a change of venue to Morgan County later in the year.
Officer McKinney was survived by his wife, three daughters and father.