Jason Walker


Chants seeking justice for Jason Walker ring out during Dogwood Festival in Fayetteville

Protesters chanted Jason Walker’s name at the Market House on Saturday evening as residents on their way to Fayetteville’s Dogwood Festival walked by. Activists organized the event to protest two days after a special prosecutor announced that no charges would be filed against an off-duty Cumberland County sheriff's deputy who shot and killed...

Fayetteville taskforce requests DOJ investigation into Jason Walker case

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — The special prosecutor assigned to the investigation of Jason Walker’s death said on Thursday that no charges will be made against the Cumberland County deputy that pulled the trigger. Now, a non-profit group, called the Fayetteville Police Accountability Community Taskforce is looking to get...
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Special Prosecutor says no charges will be filed in the death of Jason Walker

A special prosecutor announced Thursday that no charges will be filed against an off-duty Cumberland County Sheriff's deputy accused of killing 37-year-old Jason Walker. The incident happened on January 8 along Bingham Drive and Shenandoah Drive. Witnesses told police that Walker jumped on the hood of a truck. Inside the truck was Lieutenant Jeffrey Hash, his wife and Hash’s teenage daughter. Walker allegedly tore off the driver’s windshield wiper and started to hit the windshield.