The officers involved in the Officer Involved Shooting Incident (Case #23-08811) that occurred on May 9th, 2023, in the 1500 block of E. Indiana have been identified as Officer Jaylan Hyneman and Officer Taz Cassidy.
Officer Hyneman was hired on EPD in March 2021. He is currently assigned to EPD Motor Patrol. Officer Cassidy was hired on EPD in January 2020 and is currently assigned to EPD Motor Patrol as well. Officer Cassidy is currently a Field Training Officer.
Both officers have returned back to active duty after completing a three-day administrative leave, which is protocol in an Officer Involved Shooting Incident.