The Lynchburg Police Department has released the names of the officers who were involved in a shootout with Tony Kidd after a crime spree in Campbell County.
Kidd was charged with the second degree murder of Robin Chenault.
Those who were directly involved in the shooting are:
- Officer M. Davis, assigned to Patrol Operations. 10 months of law-enforcement experience.
- Officer N. Kirby, assigned to Patrol Operations. 10 months of law-enforcement experience.
- Officer R. Young, assigned to Patrol Operations. 2 years and 4 months of law-enforcement experience.
"These officers, along with the others that assisted during this incident, displayed exemplary courage, tenacity, and dedication to duty while faced with a life-threatening situation," police said.
As is standard practice, the Lynchburg Police Department is conducting an internal administrative investigation of the incident.