A reserve non-salaried Zachary Police officer is dead after being run over in a shopping center parking lot Monday evening.
Albert Franklin, 33, is charged with first-degree murder, hit and run, damage to property, and fugitive from Zachary Police Department. Ashley Chaney, 30, is charged with obstruction of justice, over the deadly incident.
Officers were working a drug investigation when two officers tried to make contact with a person driving a box truck. As the suspect tried to drive away, the reserve officer was pinned between the truck and grocery cart equipment. As the suspect continued to drive away, the officer was run over and killed. Continue reading