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.