HARDIN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Hardin County deputy who shot a man during a traffic stop will not face criminal charges in the incident.
The News-Enterprise reports here that a grand jury declined to indict Deputy Clennon Smith on charges of assault or wanton endangerment in the Feb. 8 shooting.
Mike Williams was shot at the end of a police chase on a rural road outside of Glendale.
Williams was hospitalized and needed several surgeries.
LEX 18 is told there was no evidence of the shooting from Smith or a state trooper who was with him.
Smith still faces an administration investigation.