Timestamp8/25/14 10:48
Date Searched7-Jan-14
StateSC - South Carolina
CityFort Mill
Victim NameJames William Lewis
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
SummaryBetween 6 a.m. and 7 a.m., members of CMPD's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team prepared to serve a warrant on James William Lewis at 314 Brookside Drive in the Foxwood Subdivision in Fort Mill. Deputies with the York County Sheriff's Office and agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation Safe Street Task Force were on scene assisting. Lewis was wanted for robbery with a dangerous weapon, according to a CMPD news release. While officers were inside the house searching for Lewis, there was an exchange of gunfire between the suspects and officers, police say. Both Page and Lewis were shot. The suspect suffered non-life threatening injuries, but the officer suffered serious injuries, the release states.
Source Linkhttp://www.thestate.com/2014/01/07/3194209/officer-shot-serving-warrant-in.html
Was the Shooting Justified?5
County StateYork SC - South Carolina