Daytona Beach, Florida — Daytona Beach Police Officer Jason Rainer Died on Tuesday 55 days after he was Shot the head during the patrol, According to the police.
Reiner has been at the Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach since being shot dead on June 23.
“At the Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Police Officer Jason Rainer died tonight (August 17, 2021) at 8:09 with his family,” Daytona Beach police said on Twitter.
“More than ever, with the Reiner family and the Daytona Beach police station in mind during this devastating time, I pray that God will give us all the power to survive this meaningless tragedy. “Daytona Beach Police Chief Jakari Young said in a release. “Jason’s sacrifice will never be forgotten.”
Young urged everyone to respect privacy when Reiner’s family was sad.
“On behalf of the family, Secretary Young thank everyone for showing his love and support,” Young wrote. “If you want to send condolences, make a donation, or do something on behalf of the Reiner family, please contact the police instead of going directly. I hope this will reduce their burden. increase. “
Reiner, who joined Daytona Beach Police in 2019, Shot on June 23 According to the affidavit, he was by a man trying to ask a question in the parking lot of the apartment. Police said Reiner and other police officers were paying special attention to the area due to civil complaints about the crime.
A man suspected of shooting a Florida police officerCaptured in a Georgia tree house after a few days of searching
The community has come together to support Reiner and his family in the aftermath of his shooting. The police station quickly ran out of signs in the “Reiner Strong” yard and donated $ 20 each. NS GoFundMe The campaign raised $ 375,988 from 4,900 donors towards the $ 400,000 goal.
The tow truck driver previously held a tow truck parade with a police car in the parking lot of the Halifax Health Medical Center to show support for Reiner and his family.
Othal Wallace, a man accused of shooting Raynor, was charged with one attempted murder by a law enforcement officer’s firearm. Wallace has been detained without being detained in the Volcia County Branch Prison.
Prosecutors are now expected to upgrade their prosecution to law enforcement officers’ first-class murders. The killing of law enforcement officers is one of the exacerbating factors in Florida law that allows prosecutors to seek the death penalty.
Reiner was patrolling the area when his body camera video captured the encounter with Wallace sitting at Honda in the parking lot of the apartment where he lived with his girlfriend. Reiner was seen interrogating Wallace. Wallace seemed to push Reiner away as the policeman told him to stop. Police arrived a few minutes later and found Reiner shot in the head and the gun still in the holster.
The detective found the Glock Pistol case in Wallace’s girlfriend’s apartment. After Wallace was arrested in Dikarb County, Georgia, the Atlanta ATF sent a glock pistol to Daytona Beach Police, who submitted it to the Florida Law Enforcement Authority for testing and used to shoot police officers. I wrote that there is a possibility.
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This article was originally published in Daytona Beach News-Journal: Jason Reiner Incident: Daytona Beach Police Officer Shot in Head and Died