INDIANAPOLIS– Indiana State Police (ISP) investigators say they would like to speak with the driver of a particular vehicle in connection with the deadly police shooting of Dreasjon Reed.
Reed was fatally shot during an encounter with police in May following a chase that he had streamed on Facebook.
Police maintain that Reed fired a gun before the shooting, a claim his family and their attorney dispute. A special prosecutor has been assigned to the case.
ISP says the vehicle in question was seen at the intersection of 62nd Street and Michigan Road on Wednesday, May 6 at approximately 6 p.m., which is about the time Reed’s shooting happened.
The photo released is a bit grainy, and police didn’t provide a make, model or description of the black-colored vehicle.
State police said the person may be a possible witness to the incident.
Anyone with information about the vehicle or driver can contact ISP at 765-778-2121.