Terribly tragic and sad situation. Our prayers and thoughts go out to the MPD family and everyone involved.
"If you see a policeman, go hug them, tell them you appreciate them," Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson said this morning, as city mourned the death of MPD officer Justin Billa.
Here's the link to the memorial fund:
All flags are at half-staff in honor of Officer Billa — our hometown hero. https://t.co/S0bYEmUbGB— City of Mobile (@City_of_Mobile) February 21, 2018
This morning we grieve for the family and friends of Officer Billa who have lost a father, a son, a brother and a trusted colleague. I offer my prayers in addition to the full support of the city as we deal with this tragedy.— Sandy Stimpson (@MayorStimpson) February 21, 2018