Expert challenges police version of shooting that left 19-year-old paralyzed

‚ÄčIn an affidavit filed in federal court, a veteran cop turned high-profile private investigator claims that an Arvada police officer who fired on an unarmed suspect during a car-theft sting operation in 2007, leaving the man a quadriplegic, was not justified in the use of deadly force — and that “there is a conflict between officers’ statements and physical evidence at [the] scene.” (Westword)