Man dies after Crockett County officer-involved shooting - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man dies after Crockett County officer-involved shooting

(Source: WBBJ) (Source: WBBJ)
CROCKETT COUNTY, TN (WMC) -

A man was shot and killed after waving a weapon around in front of deputies.

According to WBBJ, Crockett County deputies said they were at a home in Alamo, Tennessee, for an investigation separate to the incident.

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials said 28-year-old Ronald Branch was at the home when officers arrived. Branch does not live at the home.

Investigators said Branch was waving a weapon around and two deputies opened fire on him. Branch later died at a hospital.

TBI is investigating the incident. The two deputies are on paid administrative leave.

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