UPDATED: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 8:58pm
Temple, TX — The Temple Police Officer involved in last week’s Police Action Shooting on Fryer’s Creek Drive has been identified as Officer Bobby Cook.
Cook had just completed his first year of service with the department at the time of this incident. He is on paid administrative leave today, as the shooting investigation continues. This leave is policy-driven, routine, and required per procedure in all police action shootings.
The Temple Police Department appreciates all the thoughts and prayers expressed by citizens for the people involved in the incident. The Texas Rangers and Temple PD Investigators continue to investigate the shooting.