RE: POLICE ANNOUNCE PROSECUTOR’S FINDINGS IN OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING
Fayetteville Police Chief Mike Reynolds announced today the Washington County Prosecuting Attorney’s findings related to the December 7, 2019, officer-involved shooting.
Washington County Prosecuting Attorney Matt Durrett reviewed the independent criminal investigation completed by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, and he determined Fayetteville police officers were justified in their use of deadly force.
Corporal Seay Floyd and Officer Natalie Eucce will remain on paid administrative leave until the internal investigation is completed and reviewed by Chief Reynolds in accordance with Fayetteville Police Department policies and procedures.
All media inquiries regarding these findings should be directed to Washington County Prosecuting Attorney Matt Durrett.