JURY RETURNS GUILTY VERDICT IN PACIFIC COUNTY TROOPER SHOOTING

A Pierce County jury today returned a unanimous verdict against a Pacific County man charged with shooting a trooper in the back of the head in February 2010. Jurors found 46-year-old Martin Jones guilty of attempted murder in the shooting of former trooper Scott Johnson as Johnson was impounding a van belonging to Jones’ wife. Jones’ wife had earlier been arrested and was under investigation for drunken driving. Johnson was shot at point-blank range in the back of the head. But he survived and recovered. He was elected in November 2010.
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