CMPD officer charged in crash that killed man, accused of going mph in 35 mph zone. Chief Putney said it was a “difficult decision to make professionally and personally. Jun 29 Police said the pedestrian, Hillman, was not in a crosswalk when she was struck. Police said Hillman eventually crossed Monroe Road, was but struck by a Dodge Charger in the right lane of travel.
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CMPD officer charged in crash that killed man, accused of going mph in 35 mph zone
Tragically, our poor decisions can have grave consequences. Cases of whooping cough are making a comeback. Jun 29 Grant has been charged with felony hit-and-run, involuntary manslaughter, DWI, and possession of marijuana.
Speed was the primary factor in the crash, CMPD tweeted. This was an officer who was on duty, serving his community, who puts on a blue uniform everyday for the citizens of this community and the accident, as tragic as it may be, was an accident.
MAN KILLED IN HIT & RUN TRUCK COLLISION WAS NEARLY DRUNK
FOX 46 Web Staff. By July 12, at 6: He was located in his vehicle at Pebblestone Drive. Police said Grant was impaired and in possession of marijuana.
Cmdp a news conference to announce the decision, Police Chief Kerr Putney said it wasn’t an easy decision but it was the right thing to do.
Police said Hillman eventually crossed Monroe Road, was but struck by a Dodge Charger in the right lane of travel. CMPD officer charged in crash that killed man, accused of going mph in 35 mph zone. Chief Putney said it was a “difficult decision to make professionally and personally.
bg I’m disappointed that the police department didn’t decide to issue him a citation. Police said the pedestrian, Hillman, was not officfrs a crosswalk when she was struck. Surveillance video captures moment woman hit and killed Pedestrian hit and killed in southeast Charlotte. My thoughts and prayers are with both the Short and Barker families.
According to CMPD, officers on scene informed the couple that they needed to leave the property and the boyfriend began to leave but Hillman began arguing with officers and stepped into the road.
Barker Mecklenburg County Jail. If you want to treat everybody the same, you could of issued him a citation,” Green said.
In surveillance video obtained by FOX 46 Charlotte, headlights show the car coming towards Hillman and hitting her before police rushed over to her aid.
The driver of the Dodge Charger, identified as Nicholas Grant, did not stop or return to the crash scene. Putney released this statement Wednesday: Barker’s attorney Mike Green released this statement Wednesday: Barker was going around mph in a 35 mph zone on Morehead Street at the time of the fatal crash, Putney said.
When we in law enforcement violate the law, we must hold ourselves accountable, just as we would anyone else. Police said Grant had been traveling on the road, going between MPH.
CMPD says officers have to act with ‘due regard for safety. CMPD officers had been called to the area because the woman, identified as Jasmine Hillman, and her boyfriend were at a store while the business was closed.