Hearne police officer on leave following shooting
UPDATED: Friday, January 4, 2013 - 5:16pm
HEARNE, TX — The Hearne police officer involved in Sunday's deadly shooting is now on paid administrative leave until the investigation is complete.
The details surrounding the shooting are still unclear but Police Chief Thomas Williams has released the name of the officer involved.
Officer Stephen Stem has been placed on paid administrative leave as protocol, pending the outcome of the investigation.
The Texas Rangers are assisting the department in the on-going case.