A University of Alabama official confirms that a man who killed three law enforcement officers this past weekend was a student at the Tuscaloosa Campus.
UA Spokesman Chris Bryant says Baton Rouge gunman Gavin Eugene Long attended the University of Alabama for one semester in the spring of 2012.
The 29-year-old Long was a former Marine from Kansas City, Missouri. He opened fire killing three police officers and wounded three others. Long was killed at the scene.