PRESS RELEASE, 9/17/2014

Special Prosecutors Mark Piepmeier and Stacey Degraffenreid update community and media on special grand jury proceedings in Beavercreek Wal-Mart shooting

Today, Special Prosecutors Mark Piepmeier and Stacey DeGraffenreid announced that the special grand jury hearing the case of the August 5th shooting of John Crawford in the Beavercreek Wal-Mart will begin on September 22, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. in Greene County.

The special prosecutors intend to present all available evidence to the special grand jury.  It is expected that this will take several days.

Prior to the filing and release of the decision of the special grand jury, reasonable advance notice will be given to the media.

The special prosecutors will release no additional information or have any comment on the case until the special grand jury is concluded.