BIBB COUNTY, Ala. Nov 17 2016— An investigation has been launched after a sheriff was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound.
Investigators have made no official statement about Sheriff Keith Hannah’s death, but al.com reported an autopsy has been ordered to dermine the cause and manner of death. No foul play is suspected.
“I’m shocked and stunned,”' Bibb County District Attorney Michael Jackson said. “I enjoyed working with the sheriff over the years. I'm praying for his family.”
Hannah recently celebrated his 29th year with the sheriff’s office. He joined the force at 21 and became sheriff in 2003.