In an effort to be transparent, the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office is releasing a video news release of the deputy involved shooting that occurred on Saturday, April 10, 2021.
The Sheriff’s Office plans to release all the video recorded from this incident in the coming days. The Winnebago Boone County Integrity Task Force is conducting the investigation, so the Sheriff’s Office cannot provide additional comments at this time.
Please use caution viewing this video. It is disturbing and difficult to watch especially for children.
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