The CMPD officer shot during this incident last night has been identified as Officer Casey Shue, who is assigned to the North Tryon Division's Crime Reduction Unit. She is hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
In addition to the suspect, two CMPD officers and two probation officers fired their weapons during this incident. The CMPD officers have been identified as Jeffrey Zederbaum and Jared Decker. Officer Zederbaum was hired on January 12, 2009, and is assigned to the North Tryon Division Crime Reduction Unit. Officer Decker was hired on July 21, 2014, and is also assigned to the North Tryon Division Crime Reduction Unit.
Per department protocol, the officers involved in this case are on Administrative Leave while the incident is investigated
Officer Shue was recognized as officer of the month this past August for her outstanding work in keeping Hidden Valley neighborhood members safer. That work included removing six guns from the streets of the community while making twenty-one arrests. She also led officer-initiated activities in the North Tryon Division this past summer.