(AUDIO): Columbia’s police chief joins “Wake Up Columbia” to discuss 2020 Sun Court incident

A special prosecutor has cleared three Columbia police officers involved in a deadly 2020 officer-involved shooting, saying they acted within the law when they shot and killed suspect Curtis Haas. Special prosecutor Christopher Wilson of Callaway County reviewed body-camera video footage from the three officers, along with video footage from a civilian eyewitness. The March 2020 incident happened on Sun Court, when Columbia police tried to arrest Haas, a child molestation suspect. The letter from Wilson says Haas pointed a rifle out a window at an officer, before the officer fired at Haas. Wilson also says Haas then fired shots at an armored CPD vehicle. CPD Chief Geoff Jones joined us live on “Wake Up Columbia” to discuss the report in-detail:

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