On June 14, Officer Michael Flentge and Corporal Jeremy Edwards were placed on paid administrative leave by Chief of Police Willie Shaw pending an investigation into a shooting incident which occurred at approximately 3:50 a.m. on June 14.
During the incident, both officers fired their service weapons at an armed suspect, who was subsequently arrested after he reportedly fired multiple rounds from a handgun into the direction of persons gathered near the 600 block of Commerce St. Neither officer was injured during the ordeal which remains under investigation.
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