Gallatin police release footage of Wednesday’s officer-involved shooting

Courtesy: Gallatin Police Department

CAUTION: The video has been edited to end before the shooting occurs but some may find it disturbing. 

GALLATIN, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Gallatin Police Department has released footage of the fatal officer-involved shooting Wednesday morning.

Authorities say Laronda Sweatt was shot and killed by a Gallatin officer after she wounded a Sumner County Sheriff’s Office deputy serving her with an eviction notice.

The deputy who was struck with an axe was treated and released.

The officer who shot Sweatt has been placed on routine administrative leave with pay.

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