Troy officers cleared in fatal shootout

Officer involved shooting on Monroe Street in Troy.  (WDTN Photo)
Officer involved shooting on Monroe Street in Troy. (WDTN Photo)

TROY, Ohio (WDTN) – A Miami County grand jury cleared four Troy police officers involved in a shooting incident.

Troy police confirm to 2 NEWS that the officers were cleared in the shooting death of Franklin Jones, III.

Jones was shot in December 2013. Police were looking for him following an earlier shooting they believe he committed.

Officers confronted Jones on Monroe Street and shots were exchanged. One of four officers was hit. Jones was killed.

The officer has since recovered.

 

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