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Grand Jury Indicts HPD Officer

June 26, 2019 

A grand jury indicted a Houston Police Officer for Aggravated Assault by a Public Servant, Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Wednesday.

Shane Privette is charged with a first-degree felony for a Nov. 14, 2017, incident.

At the time, Dwayne Walker was being arrested for Manufacture and/or Delivery of less than a gram of a controlled substance.

Privette allegedly struck Walker in the face with his knee during an encounter in a gas station parking lot.

The case is being prosecuted by the Civil Rights Division of the Harris County District Attorney’s Office.

Dewayne Walker SPN 00672025.