Top investigator faces drug charges

Lana Wachter

The sheriff’s office is investigating a drug-involved shooting Monday in Aledo in which a sheriff’s officer and his partner have been charged.

A video from a nearby business showed the deputies driving into the parking lot of The Little Store in Aledo around 6 a.m. and then pulling away.

The deputy identified himself as a deputy with the sheriff’s office and began video of himself firing his department-issued gun, according to police.

When the deputy looked back to see the two officers in the parking lot, they turned off the video camera and wen더킹카지노t in the building. The two officers did not return after the shooting, according to a press release.

Police responded and took the deputies and their vehicles to the Aledo Police Department where they were booked into jail Tuesday night on all drug charges and an aggravated assault charge, the press release said.

Lana Wachter

All of the charges against the two officers were upgraded on Wednesday to felony counts. The Aledo Police Department and 바카라사이트the Aledo County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that the charges were upgraded to misdemeanor counts.

The shooting incident has caused a stir among residents near The Little Store in the downtown area.

One man, who did not want to be identified for fear of repercussions, said he heard some commotion outside the store and opened the door to check on the employees.

A woman was reportedly seen throwing garbage at the store and yelling that it was her store.

“We’ve had people saying people stole stuff out of our store,” said witne바카라ss Daniella Stilwell. “We hear these crazy things coming out of the community with people on cellphones.”

A message left with the Little Store Wednesday was not immediately returned.