TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 11, 2017
Nashville District Attorney Glenn Funk announced today that the Metro officer who fatally shot Jocques Clemmons will not face criminal charges, the Tennessean reports. Funk said Officer Joshua Lippert was acting in self defense when he fired on the East Nashville man in February. Mayor Megan Barry said that there will still be an administrative review of the case to determine if any disciplinary action is warranted.