Teenager Shoots at Bike Cops Near Central West End, Gets Arrested

by

comment
Bike cops like these were shot at near the CWE on November 9 - IMAGE VIA
  • Image via
  • Bike cops like these were shot at near the CWE on November 9
Michael Lamarr Taylor, an 18-year-old from the 1100 block of Aubert, has been charged with firing a gun at bicycle cops in the Fountain Park neighborhood on November 9.

According to the probable cause statement, a pair of uniformed officers were working as secondaries in the Central West End when they heard gunfire coming from a couple blocks away.

They rode their bikes to the 700 block of North Euclid Avenue, which is just north of Delmar Boulevard.

As they approached, they saw Taylor point his gun at them and fire a couple shots. He missed, and tried to run away. But they were able to "subdue" him.

Lamarr has been charged with two counts of assaulting an officer, two counts of armed criminal action and one count of resisting arrest. All are felonies.

Tags

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.