ARLINGTON (WBAP/KLIF)- The Arlington Police Department has completed the administrative investigation for the shooting death of O’shae Terry. A former Arlington officer, Bau Tran faces criminally negligent homicide charges for shooting and killing Terry during a traffic stop September last year. Video released from the department shows Tran holding down Terry’s window as he was trying to roll it up and then shooting into his car multiple times. Tran was immediately fired for using a gun when he didn’t need to.
A statement from Arlington PD:
The Arlington Police Department has completed the administrative investigation related to the shooting and death of O’Shae Terry which occurred on September 1, 2018. As a result of the investigation, the department has sustained charges for violations of city and department administrative policies against Bau Tran. Bau Tran was subsequently dismissed by the department pursuant to the sustained charges stemming from his actions preceding his use of deadly force. The employee has the right to appeal these administrative findings pursuant to city policy. -Lt. Christopher Cook