District Attorney Charles Branson announces that today the office received the majority of the investigation regarding the May 29 officer involved shooting in downtown Lawrence. It is expected that follow-up investigation will be received as it is completed.
Review of the investigation will begin immediately. There is no timeline on when the review will be completed, but a press release will be distributed when a charging decision is reached or if further information becomes available.
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