Baton Rouge shooter attended the University of Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WPMI) - The man suspected of the shooting of three officers in Baton Rouge Sunday morning attended the University of Alabama for a semester in 2012.

The shooter has been identified as 29-year-old Gavin Eugene Long of Kansas City, Missouri. The shooting occurred on his 29th birthday.

The University of Alabama released the following statement on Sunday:

"Gavin Eugene Long was a student at The University of Alabama for one semester in the Spring semester of 2012. He made the Dean's list that semester. UAPD did not have any interaction with him while he was a student at the University of Alabama."