Crew reconstructs shooting inside Ohio Wal-Mart

BEAVERCREEK (AP) — Ohio investigators were working overnight inside a Dayton-area Wal-Mart store to reconstruct last month’s fatal shooting of gun-wielding suspect by police.

Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation personnel were working in the Beavercreek store early Wednesday to reconstruct the shooting of 22-year-old John Crawford III, who was killed by police Aug. 5 after they say he was waving a weapon that turned out to be an air rifle.

The Dayton Daily News reports the 24-hour store was shut down at 2 a.m. Wednesday by investigators. Gunshots could be heard from inside as they worked.

A special prosecutor will convene a grand jury on Sept. 22 to hear evidence in the case and determine if charges are warranted. Crawford’s supporters claim the shooting was not justified.



About the Author
Advertisment ad adsense adlogger