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The deputy who shot Casey Goodson Jr. 5 times in the back is charged with murder

1 month ago   |   By NPR

Jason Meade, the white Ohio sheriff's deputy fatally shot Goodson, who was Black, in an encounter that led to racial justice protests. Goodson's family has filed a federal civil rights suit.
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Former Ohio Deputy Is Charged With Murder in Shooting of Columbus Man

Former Ohio Deputy Is Charged With Murder in Shooting of Columbus Man

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The former deputy, Jason Meade, was a member of a fugitive task force when he shot Casey Goodson Jr., 23, who was not the target of the operation, according to an indictment. He faces two murder counts.
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Justice For Casey Goodson: Ex-Columbus Cop Indicted For Murder Of Black Man Holding Sandwiches

Justice For Casey Goodson: Ex-Columbus Cop Indicted For Murder Of Black Man Holding Sandwiches

1 month ago   |   By News One

A former police officer in Columbus, Ohio, has been indicted on murder charges stemming from the shooting of a young Black man after apparently confusing his bag of sandwiches for a gun nearly one year ago.
A grand jury on Thursday brought down the indictment against former Franklin County Sheriff's Office deputy Jason Meade, who shot Casey Goodman Jr. six times, including five times in the back, on Dec. 4, 2020. Meade, 44, was formally charged with two counts of murder and one count of reckless homicide in the shooting on Dec. 4, 2020, the Columbus Post-Dispatch reported .
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Former Ohio deputy charged with murder for fatal shooting

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Almost a year after 23-year-old Casey Goodson Jr. was shot five times in the back, a former Ohio deputy has been charged with his murder.
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Murder charge for Ohio deputy in Casey Goodson Jr. shooting

Murder charge for Ohio deputy in Casey Goodson Jr. shooting

1 month ago   |   By WLWT

The Ohio sheriff's deputy who fatally shot Casey Goodson Jr. in the back five times was charged Thursday with murder in an encounter that is still largely unexplained and involved no body camera or dash cam footage.
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