Live Blog: APD briefing on officer-involved shooting

April 23rd, 2014 at 10:50 am by under Latest Posts, Live Events

APD is holding a news conference with updates on Monday’s officer-involved shooting where a suspected car thief was killed. Reporters Chris McKee, Lysee Mitri and Cole Miller are at the event.

  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Here’s a APD’s photo of the gun found next to Hawkes at the APD crime lab.pic.twitter.com/DV1waQGUxq
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: News conference is over…
  • RT @krqecole: Eden says department notified DOJ yesterday about shooting, will turn over information related to investigation
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: We did notify DOJ that we had an officer-involved shooting.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden unable to answer some questions, stressing this is still an active investigation
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Officer Dear was on scene in 2011 when Sean Wallace shot and killed Alan Gomez, but police say this is first time Dear has shot a suspect.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: We did confirm yesterday this is Officer Dear’s first officer-involved shooting.
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Says the preliminary evidence comes from detectives who interviewed various players at the scene.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: In the past, we have had to send cameras back to the manufacturer to try to recover video.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden says he doesn’t know of the proximity of those other officers to the shooting.
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Eden says “preliminary evidence” indicates that Hawkes pointed a gun at Officer Dear. Won’t say if that’s Officer Dear’s statement
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden says APD does have some video from other officers’ lapel. Other officers were “in the area.”
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden will not say if Officer Dear turned on his lapel camera, only that APD could not recover it and it has been sent to experts
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden does not want to talk about Officer Dear’s past. He says that would be a personnel issue.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: We have to separate out the officer-involved shooting and the information that will go to internal affairs (re: Officer Dear)
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Eden won’t say if anyone else has witnessed the actual shooting.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden would not answer if anyone else besides Dear saw the shooting take place.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: At this time I have no indication that a rifle was used in this officer-involved shooting.
  • RT @krqecole: Eden says Ofc. Dear’s lapel cam is being sent in for a “technical and forensic analysis,” unable to recover video
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Eden: “we were not able to recover any video or film from officer Dear’s lapel camera” –sent away to manufacturer to try to recover.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: We were not able to recover any video from Officer Dear’s system… sent it to experts for technical and forensic analysis
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden is showing a gun similar to the one APD says they found near Hawkes’ body.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: On scene supervisors and officers provide prelim information. No lapel video available yet. It is being reviewed.
  • RT @krqecole: Eden says and shows a small handgun similar to the one located near Hawkes’ body
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Eden: gun located next to Hawkes.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden: An officer saw Hawkes and tried to talk to her when she ran
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Officers made perimeter around trailer park, Hawkes ran from park towards Wyoming And Zuni
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Truck found abandoned short time after plate was run. Found Hawkes belongings in truck, confirmed it was her.
  • RT @lmitri_krqe: Eden providing short summary based on prelim info by detectives working case: An officer saw stolen truck at 3 a.m., then lost sight of it
  • RT @krqecole#apd presser beginning on Mary Hawkes shooting pic.twitter.com/siR2FGRCiB
  • RT @ChrisMcKeeTV: Eden says early April 21st, 3am, Hawkes spotted driving stolen pick up truck.

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