Lieutenant Jason Lee allegedly shot a suspect whereas trying to serve a search warrant final Saturday.
INDIANAPOLIS — A particular prosecutor has been named within the case of a sheriff’s deputy concerned in an officer concerned taking pictures in Broad Ripple final Saturday.
Lieutenant Jason Lee is the deputy who allegedly shot a suspect whereas trying to serve a search warrant within the 6300 block of Westfield Boulevard close to Broad Ripple Avenue and North Faculty Avenue.
In accordance with IMPD, the taking pictures occurred when Marion County deputies have been trying to serve a search warrant within the 6300 block of Westfield Boulevard close to Broad Ripple Avenue and North Faculty Avenue.
The warrant was being served to 30-year-old William Manery, who had a number of excellent warrants in Tennessee and South Carolina for car theft and assault involving a car.
Police believed he was probably armed and thought of harmful.
Police sayiddeputies approached the car and noticed Manery asleep within the driver’s seat.
He was the one occupant of the car.
When deputies gave Manery verbal instructions to exit the car, Manery turned the car on and accelerated the automobile in reverse hanging a marked police car, in accordance with the police report.
Manery continued in reverse for about 50 toes and struck a curb within the car parking zone. He then accelerated ahead and struck one other unmarked, unoccupied, parked MCSO car.
As deputies ran towards the car being pushed by Manery, one of many deputies fired their weapon hanging Manery a number of occasions, in accordance with police.
Manery was taken to a neighborhood hospital for therapy and was reported in critical however steady situation. As of Sunday night time, Manery is in good situation and is predicted to outlive his accidents.
Not one of the deputies concerned have been injured. IMPD famous within the preliminary investigation that no firearms have been discovered on the scene.
Following the taking pictures, the deputy was positioned on administrative depart and the IMPD Vital Incident Response Group took lead on a legal investigation into the incident.