|Escambia County (Ala.) Sheriff Grover Smith was shot and a suspect is dead following a standoff in Flomaton this morning.|
Smith was transported in good condition to a hospital in Brewton with a superficial wound to his arm.
Reports indicate that the individual holding law enforcement at bay this morning died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The Alabama Bureau of Investigation is conducting the investigation.
Further details will be posted as they become available.