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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Brittany Simek's life changed forever the night of Aug. 8, 2019, and now a Jackson County Sheriff's Office deputy faces assault and armed criminal action charges after an investigation into the incident. "She may recover from the physical injuries," David Smith, one of the attorneys representing her in a civil case, said.
Deadly Shooting Reconsidered
JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) -- Jackson County Deputy Lauren Michael accepted a Medal of Valor from then Jackson County Sheriff's Mike Sharp for shooting and killing a man at a Raytown Walmart in 2017. Deneta-Smashey Sneed's stepson, Donnie, was killed.
Local Justice Overview
A Jackson County sheriff's deputy has been charged after shooting a woman in the back while trying to arrest her in August. Jackson County prosecutors on Wednesdsay charged Lauren Michael, 29, with first-degree assault and armed criminal action.
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