SOUTH CAROLINA COUPLE IDENTIFIED IN WEST MEMPHIS OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTINGJanuary 19, 2019
Megan Brooke Rivera, 32, and De’Angelo Jamar Brown, 30, both of Lancaster, South Carolina have been identified as the two individuals who died in a West Memphis, Arkansas officer involved shooting earlier this week (January 16th).
The identifications were confirmed Friday by the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory and the Arkansas State Police. Notification to next of kin occurred late Friday.
The Arkansas State Police investigation of the shooting incident is continuing and will be submitted to the prosecuting attorney for consideration to determine whether the use of deadly force by local police was consistent with Arkansas laws.